[fpc-pascal] Integer = Extended?

Marco van de Voort marcov at stack.nl
Thu May 17 14:14:45 CEST 2007

> Finally I agree in general, regarding good practice. But my application is
> about image processing. The overloaded methods are for resizing images.
> The extended version accepts relative input, say in percent, the integer
> version expects absolute pixel size. I thought it?s a good idea, to call
> all such methods by the same name, stressing the compiler?s overload
> feature a bit.

Not a good idea: _)

Anyway, maybe your original problem is related to what happens
if the argument type it is not extended or integer, and the argument type
can be converted to both.

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