[fpc-pascal] Are the TEncoding singletons thread-safe?

Jonas Maebe jonas.maebe at elis.ugent.be
Thu Aug 11 20:33:33 CEST 2016

On 11/08/16 20:25, silvioprog wrote:
> But now I have a question: many Free Pascal programmers are Delphi
> programmers too, having code that can be compiled in both compilers, and
> sometimes they need to debug deeply, entering into the compiler code and
> looking at it, so, can't a programmer contribute with Free Pascal in
> that situation? If so, I have no more questions.

The compiler code is no problem, since the Delphi compiler code is not 
open source. For the RTL: if they looked at parts of the Delphi RTL 
source code, then they cannot contribute to the same functionality in 
the FPC RTL.


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