[fpc-devel] Re: CodeGear abandons Delphi.NET
klenin at gmail.com
Thu Nov 6 07:18:51 CET 2008
On Wed, Oct 29, 2008 at 03:16, Graeme Geldenhuys
<graemeg.lists at gmail.com> wrote:
> And some links for your reading pleasure... ;-)
A pleasure indeed ;-)
I did not know Oxigene/Prism syntax has evolved fo far ahead of Delphi/FPC.
While browsing their wiki, I found at least following items which are IMO worthy
to add to FPC:
but without 'matching' clause.
Also, following, while being a mere syntactic sugar, are also 'good-to-have':
1) 'case' by string and type http://prismwiki.codegear.com/en/Case_(keyword)
Although I would spell it 'case obj.ClassType of', not 'class obj type
of' -- no need for new syntax here.
2) Local variables initialization during declaration -- but with constants only.
Alexander S. Klenin
Insight Experts Ltd.
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