[fpc-devel] InflateRect() not cross-platform

Michael Van Canneyt michael at freepascal.org
Tue Jul 25 12:18:12 CEST 2006

On Tue, 25 Jul 2006, Graeme Geldenhuys wrote:

> Hi,
> Any reason why there isn't a cross-platfrom InflateRect() function in
> the RTL?  It only appears in the Windows API translations and is a
> very handly funtion to have.
> For those that don't know InflateRect():
> Usage:
> InflateRect(Rect, 1, 1);
> InflateRect(Rect, -2, -2);
> You can enlarge/shrink the X and Y co-ordinates of a TRect using this 
> function.

Well, feel free to implement it. We'll put it in types.pas, together with the
other TRect functions.


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