[fpc-devel] Local variable names and colision with attributes/properties names

Graeme Geldenhuys graeme at geldenhuys.co.uk
Thu Sep 27 18:55:14 CEST 2012

On 2012-09-27 17:46, Marcos Douglas wrote:
> This "feature" have the origin in a bug in compiler.

Yeah, but it takes a human to debug such issues. The compiler might have
no problem understanding complex scopes, but the same could not always
be said for programmers.

My code was affected by this change too, but all-in-all, I think it was
a good move. Promote the idea of "easier to read and understand" code -
the original goals of Pascal.


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