[fpc-pascal] assigning ansistring with shortstring
jonas.maebe at elis.ugent.be
Sun May 28 15:29:00 CEST 2006
On 27 May 2006, at 21:54, L505 wrote:
>> Note that the setlength will generate exactly the same code as the
>> 'last3:=chr(3);' statement, so it's better to keep the setlength
>> (in case the string would ever become an ansistring, or just for
> I didn't think the compiler would let you access string directly
> anyway, even with
> range checking off - since that's a compiler thing - but I haven't
> checked for sure.
It does allow it for shortstrings, just like TP did.
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