[fpc-pascal] Problem with varargs directive

silvioprog silvioprog at gmail.com
Mon Jan 11 19:56:18 CET 2016

On Mon, Jan 11, 2016 at 3:41 PM, Anthony Walter <sysrpl at gmail.com> wrote:

> I believe in Delphi only external functions may use varargs. In your case
> you are declaring a variable, which could be assigned to a local function.

You are right:



So it seems that I can't use `varargs` loading libraries dynamically on
Delphi. :-(

function FmtStr(const fmt: PAnsiChar): PAnsiChar; varargs; cdecl; external
> yourlibname;

I need to use it in variables because I wanna load my library dynamically.

Note: varargs comes before cdecl, though I am not sure if it matters.

It seems irrelevant, but I saw it in some Delphi units declaring it as `...
cdecl; varargs; ...`.

Silvio Cl├ęcio
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