[fpc-devel] Sven commit (r34087) breaks casting an object to an interface

Michael Van Canneyt michael at freepascal.org
Fri Jul 15 12:18:04 CEST 2016

On Fri, 15 Jul 2016, Maciej Izak wrote:

> Hi,
> change in mentioned FPC trunk r34087 totally breaks sparta dockedformeditor
> package (and probably many other things) see:
> http://forum.lazarus.freepascal.org/index.php/topic,27211.msg216064.html#msg216064
> http://bugs.freepascal.org/view.php?id=30377
> please revert mentioned commit (what is sense for such change?).

Presumably, Sven has a reason for this change ?

For example, dynamic packages support may necessitate such a change.
(just a wild guess)

If the change is needed, the right approach is to fix the bug that this change causes.


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