[fpc-pascal] Paths on different OS's

Michael Van Canneyt michael at freepascal.org
Thu Jul 14 15:39:19 CEST 2005

On Thu, 14 Jul 2005, L505 wrote:

> Could someone tell me the way forward and backward slashes are handled easily?
> For example this is sort of code bloat below
> Is there some way around this:
> {$ifdef unix}
> path:= ExtractFileDir(paramstr(0)+'/somepath/directory/etc/';


Is cross platform, or


DoDirSeparators is the same as SetDirSeparators, but operates on a var param.

All these functions are in sysutils, and are documented.


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