[fpc-pascal] cwstrings and uclibc

Florian Klaempfl florian at freepascal.org
Mon Sep 15 17:33:38 CEST 2008

Felipe Monteiro de Carvalho schrieb:
> Take a look at what a widestring manager must implement:
> http://www.freepascal.org/docs-html/rtl/system/twidestringmanager.html
> The hardest parts to implement ourselves are ansi to widestring

You can always go the way ansi -> unicode -> ansi.

> (because there are dozens of possible encodings for ansi) and
> uppercase/lowercase.

Unicode provides tables for this. This is not hard but blows up 
executables and/or distro size.

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