[fpc-pascal] Record helper properties
ryan at thealchemistguild.com
Wed Apr 24 15:28:59 CEST 2019
> On Apr 24, 2019, at 2:27 AM, Michael Van Canneyt <michael at freepascal.org> wrote:
> I would think this should be allowed, yes. I see no reason to disallow it.
Agreed but Sven says something about published fields though. The property just acts as simple alias so I don’t understand what the problem could be either. I’ll put this on my to-do list to fix in the compiler if it’s permitted.
> That said, I see also no reason why on earth you would want to add this, as you can
> just access x ? The only sensible addition would be using a getter/setter,
> to do some kind of check or transformation.
I just wanted to add some R,G,B fields to a vector instead of adding them into the vector itself. Minor code hygiene thing that would be nice to accommodate but all the accessors required now makes this not so appealing.
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