[fpc-devel] Templates / Generics Syntax
Marco van de Voort
marcov at stack.nl
Fri Nov 4 14:27:51 CET 2005
> types _at least_ in Ada's generics back in 1983[*] already.
> Perhaps someone should take a look at those, because these are also
> quite different from C++-templates.
> [*] That would be the same year the term "C++" just appeared first in
> history of programming languages then, and this particular C++ didn't
> even have templates yet.
The evil is in
- using characters instead of modifiers.
- worse, recycling already used characters.
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