[fpc-devel] defaultformatsettings

Sven Barth pascaldragon at googlemail.com
Mon Nov 29 19:33:31 CET 2010

On 29.11.2010 19:23, Marco van de Voort wrote:
> Seems Delphi XE has deprecated all separate variables, and after ten years
> did the same as FPC, use an absolute trick. And of course they named it
> differently (FPC: defaultformatsettings Delphi: formatsettings)

Sigh... always the same -.-

> Like anything new in Delphi nowadays, it is a record-with-some-helpers

Just thinking: wouldn't objects in FPC achieve the same as 
records-with-methods in Delphi? If objects would be extended with 
"sealed" even the "sudden vmt" problems mentioned some time ago would be 
gone with simple objects-simulating-delphi-records-with-methods.


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