[fpc-pascal] ppcjvm issues
jon-lists at jfpossibilities.com
Thu Jan 12 03:05:42 CET 2017
On 01/11/2017 02:25 AM, Sven Barth wrote:
> Am 11.01.2017 08:54 schrieb "Michael Schnell" <mschnell at lumino.de
> <mailto:mschnell at lumino.de>>:
> > On 10.01.2017 05:13, Jon Foster wrote:
> >> On 01/07/2017 10:39 AM, leledumbo wrote:
> >> So that leaves me with the question: What about destructors? Must I
> call free/destroy on all objects I create, or do they self-destruct? If
> so destroy or free?
> > AFAIU, in fpc destroying any objects is mandatory. And this close to
> always needs to be done with "Free" (which inside the class finally calls
> > If destroying an object is not necessary, the class should provide a
> dummy Free procedure. So the application programmer always can/should use
> We're talking about JVM here where garbage collections *must* be used. So
> FPC does as well for that target.
It goes against soooo many years of working with Object Pascal... but I'll
let the JVM destroy them.
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