[fpc-pascal] Is there some disadvantages using mode Delphi?

Michael Van Canneyt michael at freepascal.org
Sat Apr 29 19:10:32 CEST 2017

On Sat, 29 Apr 2017, Marcos Douglas B. Santos wrote:

> Hi,
> I would like to write some packages that should work in FPC and Delphi.
> I know that I will need to use {mode delphi} to do that.
> My ask is: Is there some disadvantages using this mode?
> I mean, is there something that we only can do in mode objfpc but not in
> mode delphi, or is it just about syntax?

It is not just about syntax. In ObjFPC mode, the compiler is more strict.
(for examlpe: no method parameter names that concide with properties of the object)


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