[Lazarus] TIniFile and BOM

Michael Van Canneyt michael at freepascal.org
Tue Jul 9 13:04:04 CEST 2013

On Tue, 9 Jul 2013, Jansen, Dirk wrote:

> Hello,
> the TIniFile object has some problems with ini-files starting with a
> UTF-8 BOM. A section starting in the first line will be ignored and
> notepad.exe always adds the BOM if it thinks the file is an utf8 file.
> If I fix this in the IniFile.pas how do I manage to get this fix into
> the FPC sources?

Submit a patch in the FPC bugtracker.


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