[fpc-devel] INCLUDESTRINGFILE patch.
Michael Van Canneyt
michael at freepascal.org
Mon Dec 24 11:45:28 CET 2012
On Sun, 23 Dec 2012, Den wrote:
> Hi all,
> I must say, it is actually quite fun to be a part of the FPC Developers mailing list, I don't know why I didn't join sooner. Quite interesting
> conversations and ideas, a little bit of bickering but very understanding people in general, I like it. I want to add my two cents before continuing to the
> point of this email:
> - I do like the FPC Community development style. This means that if I want a feature I can add it myself, which I've done. All it takes is a proposal,
> some others come in with similar experience with Pascal and recommend a few fair changes which all makes sense.
> - Florian is correct. It's quite easy to make a compiler. If you need it, just build it. I've made a Virtual Compiler of a programming language I
> invented in the past, which had it's own Virtual Runtime (executed with Assembly of course) for FUN. It really isn't that hard. The one difference is, with
> Free Pascal, you get to be a part of a group which is fun.
> Now down to the actual point of the email:
> -- May I get my patch here ( http://bugs.freepascal.org/view.php?id=21848) approved and in trunk? I've been using it in 2.6.x and 2.7.x for awhile now and
> it works quite nicely. I did the INCLUDESTRINGFILE as requested. ^_^
It was on my todo list for the X-mas holidays. It has been in Mantis far too long,
so expect to see it applied soon :-)
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