[Lazarus] Lazarus Release 2.0.12

Luca Olivetti luca at wetron.es
Tue Mar 2 13:13:49 CET 2021

El 2/3/21 a les 12:13, Luca Olivetti via lazarus ha escrit:
> El 2/3/21 a les 11:27, Luca Olivetti via lazarus ha escrit:
>> and the fact that TMemInifile doesn't have a create method that allows 
>> to specify the encoding). >
> This is worse than I initially thought:
> the only way to specify an encoding is to use a stream and a TIniFile 
> (with a TMemIniFile is impossible). The problem is, the TIniFile doesn't 
> free the stream when it is destroyed.
> I couldn't find a way to specify an encoding after the fact (there's a 
> protected method SetEncoding but at that point it's too late since the 
> values have already been loaded in memory).
> The best I could come up to, to emulate a TMemInifile and specify the 
> encoding, is to subclass TiniFile

BTW, by looking at


none of this should be necessary, yet it is. A bug somewhere or the wiki 
page is not correct?

Luca Olivetti
Wetron Automation Technology http://www.wetron.es/
Tel. +34 93 5883004 (Ext.3010)  Fax +34 93 5883007

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