[fpc-devel] Templates / Generics

Micha Nelissen micha at neli.hopto.org
Mon Nov 7 13:51:48 CET 2005

Bram Kuijvenhoven wrote:
> Florian Klaempfl wrote:
>> - we'll use a syntax as close as possible to Chrome, e.g.
>> type
>>   TList<T> = class
>>     ...
>>   end;
> I greatly favor this syntaxis above the generic-modifier. It will look 
> at a lot more familiar to most programmers (due to e.g. C++ and Java), 

"Must look familiar" programmers should be fired.

> is more compact 

Pascal is about *readability* !

> and moreover likely to be compatible with other 
> implementations (Chrome, rumors about Delphi 11).

Leave the rumors to rest. And who uses Chrome anyway ? :-P


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