[fpc-pascal] is resourcestring translation thread safe ?

Sven Barth pascaldragon at googlemail.com
Thu Feb 21 20:07:16 CET 2013

On 21.02.2013 19:14, ik wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 21, 2013 at 8:06 PM, Sven Barth <pascaldragon at googlemail.com> wrote:
>> On 21.02.2013 17:55, ik wrote:
>>> Hello,
>>> Let's say I have a multi-threaded cgi (such as brook framework), and I
>>> use resourcestring to translate strings.
>>> Does the translation of resourcestring will be based on a thread -
>>> that is a copy for each thread, or will it be globally changed ?
>> It's globally. There is one resourcestring table for each unit and this will
>> be changed through calls to SetResourceStrings (
>> http://community.freepascal.org/docs-html/rtl/objpas/setresourcestrings.html
>> ).
> I know it, but the question is, is it thread safe, so each thread can
> translate it differently on the same process at run time ?

There is one table for each unit in which each resource string of the 
unit is located exactly once with one translation. Does this answer your 


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