[fpc-pascal] CLX is returning to Delphi 2011

Michael Van Canneyt michael at freepascal.org
Tue Apr 6 12:02:04 CEST 2010

Well, It is the least work for them.
Except that they'll have a HUGE amount of bugs to fix, if you look at the
FreeCLX bugtracker on sourceforge :-)

In each case, the decision for remote debugging is IMHO fatal. 
I would never want to work like that; it simply is not practical.


On Tue, 6 Apr 2010, Graeme Geldenhuys wrote:

> It seems Embarcadero is staying with Qt and CLX.
> According to the following web page:
>    http://www.blaisepascal.eu/index.php?actie=./lazarus_dutch_event
> -------------------------------
> About Delphi 2011:
>  According to Michael Rozlog [Delphi product manager]
> in his Delphi Podcast interview:
> Fulcrum (Codename for Delphi 2011) is currently in private beta phase,
> and it will be available for public beta testing at the end of March or April.
> The new cross-platform framework will be a sequel to CLX (based on QT
> framework) which was available back in Delphi 6, and Delphi 7. The
> main differences are:
> 1 - There will only one Windows IDE      available. For Linux and Mac,
> you      will have to use either another      computer connected to
> your      development machine, or      virtualization. According to
>  Miachael Rozlog, the Delphi      debugger will automatically
>     switch to Remote Debugger,
>     and the executable will be run on      the target machine, and
> you can      debug it just like your Windows      based projects, only
> the forms will      be shown in the target machine
>     (or your virtualization software      window), not your
> development      machine desktop.
> 2 - Unlike Borland era, in Embarcadero      the Linux-version (name
> unknown      yet) part will have a dedicated      development team.
> 3. There is no guarantee that 64-bit      support will be available in
> this      release.
> In this release we will see the new compiler which should provide a
> plug-able architecture for supporting more platforms in future, better
> optimized code, more support for new language features, an upgraded
> compatibility between Delphi and C++ Builder code, and a unified DCU
> structure.
> -------------------------------
> -- 
> Regards,
>  - Graeme -
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