[fpc-devel] Purpose of "uses ... in"?

Zaher Dirkey parmaja at gmail.com
Sun Jul 18 14:48:46 CEST 2010

On Sun, Jul 11, 2010 at 11:21 PM, Jonas Maebe <jonas.maebe at elis.ugent.be>wrote:

> On 11 Jul 2010, at 15:47, Hans-Peter Diettrich wrote:
> > I know that the "in <filespec>" is part of the Delphi syntax, but what is
> it really good for?
> >
> > AFAIK it's not allowed to "rename" units this way, and since (currently)
> only absolute filenames are implemented,
> That is incorrect. Relative file names do work. They are resolved relative
> to the current working directory of the compiler.
It is more useful if relative to same directory of the current file, i can
move or copy my projects/lib easly without need to change the .cfg or my
project options.

Best regards

Zaher Dirkey
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