[fpc-pascal] OT a bit - Planet Object Pascal
florian at freepascal.org
Sun Feb 17 10:35:54 CET 2013
Am 17.02.2013 09:55, schrieb ik:
> On Sun, Feb 17, 2013 at 10:13 AM, Florian Klämpfl
> <florian at freepascal.org <mailto:florian at freepascal.org>> wrote:
> Am 16.02.2013 20:45, schrieb geneb:
> > On Sat, 16 Feb 2013 <tel:2013>, Michael Van Canneyt wrote:
> >>> I tried something like this before and I was suprised at the
> dearth of
> >>> Lazarus and FreePascal bloggers. Getting Lazarus and FPC developers,
> >>> (let alone users) to blog about their experiences is like pulling
> >>> teeth.I think a law should be passed requiring FPC users to blog
> >>> their usage and experiences at least twice a year.
> >> Maybe not everyone is so enthousiast about blogs as you ?
> >> I agree with Florian; I prefer to work on FPC.
> > While I can certainly understand your point of view, the more people
> > that are talking about FPC and Lazarus, the more people that will
> > exposed to it.
> Isn't the svn rss feed not the best opportunity to talk about
> fpc/lazarus :)?
> When I hear stuff like "sure pascal is cool but lack of good string
> support", I think that it is more self explanatory then anything.
> At the local open source community I'm a known evangelist for Object
> Pascal, and my blog is full of code, text etc, regarding stuff in object
> Some of the people over here that actually started using FPC/Lazarus
> arrived due to my blog posts, so spreading the word is very important imho.
It is. But some might code, others might evangelize. What I wanted to
say: those who are interested what happens in FPC in detail might follow
also the svn rss feed. There is simply no need for the developers to
blog about this.
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