[fpc-pascal] Convert codepages back to UTF8

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Mon May 27 15:13:39 CEST 2019

Am 27.05.2019 um 14:30 schrieb Sven Barth via fpc-pascal:
> Alexey Tor. <aaa5500 at ya.ru
> <mailto:aaa5500 at ya.ru>> schrieb am Mo., 27. Mai 2019, 13:15:
>     LazUtils.LConvEncoding can convert utf8 to codepage (not many codepages)
>     and vice versa.
>     FPC 3 can convert utf8 to codepage - via SetCodePage(s, codepage, true).
>     But how can FPC convert back - codepage to utf8? Does such way exist?
> Use CP_UTF8 as code page for SetCodePage or assign the string to a UTF8String
> variable. 

Although be advised that if your SystemCodePage is not a Unicode codepage, there
will be data loss due to (sometimes unexpected) internal conversions, regardless
of the current dynamic string code page.


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