[fpc-devel] BOOL

Adriaan van Os fpc at microbizz.nl
Mon Dec 15 10:03:30 CET 2014

Michael Schnell wrote:

> Now, in C (which does not feature a native boolean type, but boolean 
> operators) a *decent* boolean decision is e.g. "if (a)". But the silly C 
> programmer did "if (a ==TRUE). Now the boolean variable "a" imported 
> from Delphi was presumed as FALSE instead of TRUE.

An interesting example ! It clearly shows the dangers of a language that isn't strictly typed and 
thus doesn't have implicit type conversions.


Adriaan van Os

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