[fpc-devel] Syntax choice (was: Blocks support)

Sven Barth pascaldragon at googlemail.com
Mon Jul 21 20:27:31 CEST 2014

Am 21.07.2014 18:15 schrieb "Dmitry Boyarintsev" <skalogryz.lists at gmail.com
> On Sun, Jul 20, 2014 at 6:28 PM, Jonas Maebe <jonas.maebe at elis.ugent.be>
>> It's also a similar concept (you have a pointer to something that
describes a function), but it's incompatible and different so you need a
different syntax. Any different syntax is fine, as far as I'm concerned.
> It's just my personal appeal to reuse as many of existing
reserved/context words as possible. (In which case "is block" seems better
to me, than "reference to"... just because its less typing, though too

The point is that we'll need the "reference to" anyway for Delphi
compatibility. Otherwise I agree that Pascal normally uses suffixes...

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