[fpc-devel] UTF8 RTL

Marco van de Voort marcov at stack.nl
Tue Nov 18 22:00:31 CET 2014

In our previous episode, Mattias Gaertner said:
> > It will always only support system code page on Unix platforms, because
> > everything that comes from the shell must be assumed to be in that code
> > page. On Windows, it can be changed though.
> True.
> >From Lazarus point of view most Unicode problems are on Windows.
> And now most of them are solved. FPC 2.7 will be a big improvement for
> Lazarus users.

As Jonas said, not using utf8 on Windows.  A TStringlist with a ansistrings 
in them passed to an RTL routine will be seen as ansi.

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