[fpc-devel]error in FPC docs

Michael.VanCanneyt at Wisa.be Michael.VanCanneyt at Wisa.be
Thu Sep 20 22:07:21 CEST 2001

On Fri, 7 Sep 2001, Sergey Korshunoff wrote:

> Hello!
> 1 ========================================================
> When the compiler encounters a call to an object's constructor,
> it sets up the stack frame for the call, and inserts a call to the
> \var{FPC\_HELP\_DESTRUCTOR} procedure before issuing the call to the real
> ??????????

What is your problem here ?

> constructor.
> The helper procedure allocates the needed memory (if needed) and inserts the
> VMT pointer in the object. After that, the real constructor is called.
> =========================================================
> 2 ==========================================================
> The reason for this is that it has little sense in making a smarlinked
>                                                                 t?


> dynamical library. The whole shared library is loaded into memory anyway by
> the dynamic linker (or the operating system), so there would be no gain in
> ===========================================================

Thanks for reporting this.
Please indicate in which manual you find bugs.


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