[fpc-pascal] FPC 3.x for Windows and code page conversion
nc-gaertnma at netcologne.de
Mon Nov 23 17:06:01 CET 2015
On Mon, 23 Nov 2015 16:43:18 +0100
Lubos Pintes <lubos.pintes at gmail.com> wrote:
> I am developing a console application which receives an UTF-8 encoded
> text through stdin.
> The text is, after possible modification, sent to SAPI5. The SAPI5
> generated interface wrappers have parameters of type string.
> In FPC 2.6.4, I used UTF8toANSI on various places and that worked well.
> Now after reading about FPC 3.x's unicode support, I thought that adding
> this line say after begin in the main program could be enough:
The above setting makes UTF8ToAnsi to convert the string to UTF-16 and
back to UTF-8.
> It however doesn't work.
> How can I solve this without conversion to ANSI?
Do you want to convert an UTF8 string to the system codepage?
Are you using any Lazarus units?
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