[fpc-devel] fpc iso mode

Florian Klaempfl florian at freepascal.org
Thu Feb 4 18:32:05 CET 2016

Am 03.02.2016 um 22:38 schrieb Sven Barth:
> On 03.02.2016 20:07, Tomas Hajny wrote:
>> On Wed, February 3, 2016 20:00, Sven Barth wrote:
>>> On 03.02.2016 16:58, Schindler Karl-Michael wrote:
>>  .
>>  .
>>>> How about his suggestion about renaming the mode to iso7185? Too late?
>>> We could maybe add iso7185 as an alternative to iso and deprecate the
>>> latter...
>>>> How about calling ExtendedPascal iso10206 instead of extpas?
>>> Since Extended Pascal supported is only in trunk that would be no
>>> problem...
>> Not really important for me personally, but I wonder: Would all/most
>> potential users remember the ISO standard numbers when typing command line
>> parameters, or is it better to include the ISO number just in the help
>> pages and documentation, but keep the mode name as it is to simplify it
>> for users?
> Yeah, that's a thought I had as well. 

This was one of the reasons why I have chosen the short names.

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