[fpc-pascal] problems using utf8toansi
M.Santhoff at t-online.de
Mon Dec 10 13:29:58 CET 2007
Am Montag, den 10.12.2007, 11:10 +0100 schrieb Jonas Maebe:
> On 10 Dec 2007, at 08:43, Marc Santhoff wrote:
> > Confusing ...
> The system and sysutils units contain bare metal widestring support:
> i.e., widestring support which only works (as far as alphabetical
> ordering, upper/lowercase support and converting from/to ansistrings
> is concerned) with ascii values <= #127. It is perfectly possible to
> use widestrings in that way, but then they are simply using twice the
> memory for no gain whatsoever.
> You have to add cwstring on any *nix platform to get actual ansi/
> widestring support for your current locale. If you don't, anything
> can happen.
Now thing are getting clear. I'll look at sysutils and try out the
behaviour in both cases to be safe.
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