[fpc-devel] documentation of csInline

Michael Van Canneyt michael at freepascal.org
Sat Nov 7 11:39:31 CET 2009

On Sat, 7 Nov 2009, Martin wrote:

> On 
> http://www.freepascal.org/docs-html/rtl/classes/tcomponent.componentstate.html
> the following description is found
>> csInline The component is being loaded as part of a frame
> Now looking at the code, I end up with the impression, that csInline is 
> actually not refering to "part" of frame (which I read: component 
> owned/nested in a frame), but rather applies to the frame itself? (or any 
> component owning it's children.
> Line in ReadCompnent:
>       if csInline in Result.ComponentState then
>         FLookupRoot := Result;
> and other places too. A component that has csInline, becomes the root for all 
> nested components
> Also "is being loaded". csInline is also used in Writer => so it does not 
> seem restricted to being loaded ?
> Am I missing something essential, or is the documentation misleading?

The documentation is misleading, I will adapt it.


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