String and pChar
Posted on 1998-06-03
I should assign a String-Value to a pChar-Variable. But the Compiler (Delphi 3 Prof) sais, 'incompatible types'. So is there any way to convert a String into a pChar ? I should use that, because the origin of the data, the String is stored in a binary file, more exactly in an array of string in that file. I used string, becuz it seems, the program couldn't read the pChar-Value exactly when I wrote ArrayName[IndexVar] (I got only a part of the data back).
I cannot change what the function expects, it wants a pChar, so best way will probly be to do a convert from String to pChar, but how ?