[fpc-devel] Re: CodeGear abandons Delphi.NET
klenin at gmail.com
Thu Nov 6 16:08:56 CET 2008
On Thu, Nov 6, 2008 at 23:48, Graeme Geldenhuys <graemeg.lists at gmail.com> wrote:
> And a perfect example of why I DON'T user the 'with' statement! Hard
> to read, hard to understand and hard to debug (tooltip expressions
> cannot evaluate it even in Delphi v7 at least). :)
Proposed change can potentially fix all the issues, including debuggability
(since the object will be named, and thus accessible to debugger).
> The only time you will ever see me use the WITH statement
> is in auto generate UI code as shown below:
> cbType := TfpgComboBox.Create(self);
> with cbType do
> Name := 'cbType';
> SetPosition(8, 24, 272, 22);
> FontDesc := '#List';
So when you write such code by hand, you do not use 'with' ?
Anyway, this is all just my opinion, and not too strong at that ;-)
Alexander S. Klenin
Insight Experts Ltd.
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