[fpc-devel] -CR (method checking) and casting of classes

Jonas Maebe jonas.maebe at elis.ugent.be
Sun Aug 2 10:47:42 CEST 2009

On 02 Aug 2009, at 04:17, Martin wrote:

> I am wondering if the code below is valid or not.

It is not.

> It executes, but compiled with -CR gives a runtime error in  
> fpc_check_object
> xfoo is a variable to store a class of TFooClass, or any inherited  
> class. It is initialized with the inherited class TBar.

No, it is initialised with tfoo in your test program:

> begin
> xfoo := tfoo;

> However casting tothe class of  TBar (using TBarClass) causes an  
> error?

If you initialise xfoo with tbar, the casting works fine.


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