[fpc-pascal] some new features to delphi prisem
Marco van de Voort
marcov at stack.nl
Sun Feb 21 17:36:09 CET 2010
In our previous episode, dmitry boyarintsev said:
> Does this innovation makes "case" a function?
I'd rather say an expression.
> procedure SomeProc(const v: string);
> SomeProc ( case Other of
> a: 'a';
> b: 'b';
> end; );
> Imho, this reduces the code readability.
Even if you are a favorite of said functionality, it should not
be added adhoc, but integrated in the language definition. (but that
would mean it is no longer Pascal).
I don't see the use either. Moreover the benefit/cost (work) is way to high
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