[fpc-devel] Re: CodeGear abandons Delphi.NET
daniel.mantione at freepascal.org
Thu Nov 6 14:15:52 CET 2008
Op Thu, 6 Nov 2008, schreef Graeme Geldenhuys:
> On Thu, Nov 6, 2008 at 11:57 AM, Henry Vermaak <henry.vermaak at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> 1) 'case' by string and type http://prismwiki.codegear.com/en/Case_(keyword)
>>> Did you not know that this is supported in FPC (for some time now).
>>> ;-) And it's not just limited to ordinal or string types.... I'll
>>> share my code. We have been using this for some time in our projects.
>>> Example usage:
>> no, fpc only supports case of ordinal, enum and char types. your
>> example just shows the most common way to get around that.
> I know that! You clearly missed the smiley face. :-)
Another not-exact solution, supported in FPC since version 2.3 is:
case c of:
writeln('s contained "red"');
writeln('s contained "green"');
writeln('s contained "blue"');
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