[fpc-pascal] FPC 3.x for Windows and code page conversion
jonas.maebe at elis.ugent.be
Mon Nov 23 17:29:36 CET 2015
Lubos Pintes wrote on Mon, 23 Nov 2015:
> 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
> It however doesn't work.
That routine sets the default code page for ansistrings. It does not
> How can I solve this without conversion to ANSI?
The code page can be set per I/O channel:
Michael: I just noticed a typo on that page, under "Description" it
says GetTextCodePage instead of SetTextCodePage)
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