[fpc-devel] TTypeKind, strings and chars

Maciej Izak hnb.code at gmail.com
Sun Jun 2 00:44:03 CEST 2013

Thanks for response.

> Compiler uses internally some LongStrings which is not possible to use for
> variable declarations. I don't know whether this type is needed in RTTI.
> And yes, Delphi uses tkLString instead of tkAString for ansistrings.


I also don't know why we have it. Compiler does not use it.

So no one really knows, why have we tkUChar?

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