[fpc-pascal] midlet pascal and fpc

Florian Klaempfl florian at freepascal.org
Wed Dec 16 13:07:35 CET 2009

Bee Jay schrieb:
> Hi all,
> I just knew recently that Midlet Pascal went open source, through FPC
> wiki. Quite a good news, IMO. Since it's now open source, is it possible
> to start working on java byte code generator in FPC based on Midlet
> Pascal code? This will help FPC targetting mobile devices that only
> support java application such as Blackberry. Well, I almost know nothing
> about compiler development, so I just hope it'd be possible someday
> through the help of Midlet Pascal code.

Generating java is not the real problem, the point is simple that a lot
modern OOP language concepts cannot be mapped to java bytecode. An FPC
for Java bytecode would be even more cripple than Delphi .Net was.

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