[fpc-devel] RTTI interface & variant late binding issue (mORMot)

Michael Van Canneyt michael at freepascal.org
Wed Nov 5 23:25:59 CET 2014

On Wed, 5 Nov 2014, Jonas Maebe wrote:

> On 05 Nov 2014, at 16:34, Michael Van Canneyt wrote:
>> As far as I know, the layout of this particular kind of RTTI can be deduced 
>> from the TypInfo unit of Delphi.
>> At least XE seems to have the info present.
> This should be done using a clean room approach though: one person can read 
> the code and document the layout, while someone else implements it. 
> Especially since you'll presumably also have to write your own TypInfo unit 
> code for FPC afterwards to access the data.

I have fixed bug 26773. (test included in testsuite)
I will try to document the RTTI format tomorrow, so it can be implemented/patched ASAP.


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