[fpc-pascal] Unicodestrings and Assign(File)
juergen.hestermann at gmx.de
Tue May 22 07:15:51 CEST 2012
Sven Barth schrieb:
> > But I am always wondering why in such situations the type is not set
> to ShortString.
> > Why use generic String type if all code relies on the fact that it
> may never change
> > from ShortString to some other string type? It's just asking for
> trouble and also
> > makes the code less clear.
> Estimated guess: the code is from a time where "String = AnsiString"
> wasn't possible.
That would be explanation.
But then it must be *very* old code which shows that a revise is overdue.
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