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0018140FPCCompilerpublic2010-12-02 23:58
ReporterLuis Del Aguila Assigned ToJonas Maebe  
Status resolvedResolutionduplicate 
OSWindows and Linux 
Product Version2.4.2 
Summary0018140: Initialized variables string with utf8
DescriptionIn Windos (cp1252), when initializing variables of type string with utf8 characters, do not put question marks. In Linux, with the unit cwstring, does not place the utf8 characters.
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duplicate of 0016219 closedJonas Maebe String in const array of string does not compile 


2010-12-02 23:50


test.pp (279 bytes)

Jonas Maebe

2010-12-02 23:58

manager   ~0043906

The fact that it worked for you under Windows was pure coincidence. FPC 2.5.1 gives the following compile time error (on all platforms):

tw18140.pp(3,88) Error: Unicodechar/string constants cannot be converted to ansi/shortstring at compile-time

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2010-12-02 23:50 Luis Del Aguila New Issue
2010-12-02 23:50 Luis Del Aguila File Added: test.pp
2010-12-02 23:58 Jonas Maebe Relationship added duplicate of 0016219
2010-12-02 23:58 Jonas Maebe Duplicate ID 0 => 16219
2010-12-02 23:58 Jonas Maebe Status new => resolved
2010-12-02 23:58 Jonas Maebe Resolution open => duplicate
2010-12-02 23:58 Jonas Maebe Assigned To => Jonas Maebe
2010-12-02 23:58 Jonas Maebe Note Added: 0043906