[fpc-devel] _wcsicmp

Chris Dryburgh cdryburghca at netscape.net
Thu Dec 4 16:13:50 CET 2014

On 04/12/14 07:16 AM, Jonas Maebe wrote:
> The closest equivalent is probably sysutils.UnicodeCompareText(). It 
> uses CompareStringW on Windows though, and on Unix it converts both 
> strings to uppercase, locale-sensitive-wise, and compares those.
As a general rule it is better to convert to lower case before comparing 
Unicode characters. Accents can get lost in conversion to uppercase. 
Accent loss does not happen or is much more rare in conversion to lower 

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