[fpc-pascal] New Get Lazarus Initiative
daniel.franzini at gmail.com
Wed Feb 4 13:18:59 CET 2015
Quick fix: in the download page, the link to the InnoSetup website is
wrong. Should be:
On Wed, Feb 4, 2015 at 10:15 AM, Daniel Franzini <daniel.franzini at gmail.com>
> Congratulations for such initiative. Very nice. I hope this helps
> Lazarus/FPC to get more visibility.
> Just one point: I'd strongly recommend you provide a build with
> stable/production versions of Lazarus and FreePascal. They are the best the
> Lazarus/FPC team can offer and they have production quality. This will
> indeed help people giving it a try to get more confident with Lazarus/FPC.
> On Wed, Feb 4, 2015 at 3:00 AM, Anthony Walter <sysrpl at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I am please to announce the launch of a new initiative to promote Free
>> Pascal and Lazarus. The hub of this initiative is
>> The get Lazarus initiative aims to an reintroduce Lazarus to the software
>> development world. To aide in this endeavor we've created our own special
>> Lazarus bundles for Windows, Mac, and Linux with test versions of Free
>> Pascal 3.0 Lazarus 1.4. We believe these bundles are the easiest Lazarus
>> environments to install ever, and they won't interfere with your existing
>> Free Pascal and Lazarus environments. We've also built-in support for full
>> cross compile between platforms by default.
>> Our initiative hub http://www.getlazarus.org is built on a new custom
>> wiki engine which allows for creation of some highly interactive wiki
>> pages. The showcase page http://www.getlazarus.org/community/showcase is
>> a good example of this.
>> We also have a new Lazarus forum http://www.getlazarus.org/forums themed
>> to match the initiative. We're going to be looking for forum moderators and
>> official wiki administrators soon. See this forum topic for consideration
>> And finally we are forming a professional Free Pascal and Lazarus
>> consultant network for select few community members. Members will be
>> invited to participate in commercial software projects as requests are
>> filtered through our site.
>> Thank you to everyone for your attention and thank you for helping to
>> promote Free Pascal and Lazarus! It's a great time to be a Lazarus fan!
>> fpc-pascal maillist - fpc-pascal at lists.freepascal.org
> "Let us change our traditional attitude to the construction of programs.
> Instead of imagining that our main task is to instruct a computer what to
> do, let us concentrate rather on explaining to human beings what we want a
> computer to do." (Donald Knuth)
> "Yes, technogeeks can be funny, even if only to each other." (
> "Man is driven to create; I know I really love to create things. And while
> I'm not good at painting, drawing, or music, I can write software."
> (Yukihiro Matsumoto, a.k.a. ``Matz'')
"Let us change our traditional attitude to the construction of programs.
Instead of imagining that our main task is to instruct a computer what to
do, let us concentrate rather on explaining to human beings what we want a
computer to do." (Donald Knuth)
"Yes, technogeeks can be funny, even if only to each other." (
"Man is driven to create; I know I really love to create things. And while
I'm not good at painting, drawing, or music, I can write software."
(Yukihiro Matsumoto, a.k.a. ``Matz'')
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