[fpc-devel] Wrong docs: not initialized global variables

Marco van de Voort marcov at stack.nl
Thu Apr 5 13:55:03 CEST 2018

In our previous episode, Alexander Klenin said:
> > Simple, straightforward.
> >
> Allow me to yet again to single out this philosophy of
> strongly preferring abstract purity to concrete user experience.
> This is IMHO a significant contributing factor of Pascal decline.

No. Not having something that creates new users is the main reason.


In general, the assumption that the popularity of a development product
is mainly dependent on language is already faulty.

> I would not argue this specific point (although I quite agree with Ondrej),
> I just want to remind that the cost in terms of diminishing userbase
> is real, and that makes me sad.

I'm with Michael. 

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