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Archive for March, 2004

Crop circles..

There have been some 64bit .NET sightings over on Danny’s blog. I’m using a backup machine I brought along just in case something whacky happened to my main machine. So… while the patient is being reformatted and installing on a new hard drive, I’ll post this link… [...]

Posted by Allen Bauer on March 31st, 2004 under Uncategorized | Comment now »

Kicking hornets nests..

It certainly looks like I kicked the proverbial hornet’s nest with my last set of comments. There are some great comments and feed back on what folks thoughts are on the importance of native 64bit computing. What we are looking for here is a critical mass that [...]

Posted by Allen Bauer on March 31st, 2004 under Uncategorized | Comment now »

Fun with bits. 64bits that is…

Danny and I are currently visiting Microsoft for a 64bit OS Dev lab. In fact I’m posting this entry from within the lab itself. We’re here doing relative performance comparisons with native 64bit and .NET 64bit. This is just us keeping our finger on the pulse [...]

Posted by Allen Bauer on March 30th, 2004 under Uncategorized | Comment now »

Shorter Path Software - Tips for Converting VCL Components to VCL.NET

Shorter Path Software - Tips for Converting VCL Components to VCL.NET
TeamB’er, Yorai Aminov, has a very well written article outlining various steps that you should take in order to port your existing Delphi VCL components to Delphi 8 for MS .NET. I do like the subtle note on [...]

Posted by Allen Bauer on March 30th, 2004 under Uncategorized | Comment now »

Allen Bauer - Borland Delphi and C#Builder IDE Architect

Allen Bauer - Borland Delphi and C#Builder IDE Architect
I don’t know if I should be flattered or a little spooked. Looks like Danny has been up there for a while.
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Posted by Allen Bauer on March 27th, 2004 under Uncategorized | Comment now »

Some changes

I’ve changed my comment system from dotComments to blogKomm since it supports inline comments without a popup window. I also preserved the existing comments by writing a little Delphi application that grabs the comments in the dotComments format and translated them to blogKomm’s format. Additionally I shamlessly [...]

Posted by Allen Bauer on March 26th, 2004 under Uncategorized | Comment now »

Attribute Syntax

Attribute Syntax
Danny asks a rather pointed question regarding attribute support in future versions of Delphi for Win32. Remember, this is a very unscientific poll…
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Posted by Allen Bauer on March 26th, 2004 under Uncategorized | Comment now »

Borland C#Builder wins Reader’s Choice award from Visual Studio Magazine

FTPOnline - VSLive! SF 2004 - VSM Announces 2004 Readers Choice Awards
This award has a certain amount of satisfaction tied to it…
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Posted by Allen Bauer on March 25th, 2004 under Uncategorized | Comment now »

Intel on 64-Bit: We copy AMD but we’re still better…

Intel on 64-Bit: We copy AMD but we’re still better…
The posturing has already started. The Intel spin-doctors are certainly working overtime now…
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Posted by Allen Bauer on March 24th, 2004 under Uncategorized | Comment now »

EU slaps record fine on Microsoft | CNET News.com

EU slaps record fine on Microsoft | CNET News.com
I have many friends and acquaintances up there in Redmond. They are all very dedicated and talented engineers. I’m personally conflicted on this whole issue. On the one hand, I am convinced that MS has abused its dominant [...]

Posted by Allen Bauer on March 24th, 2004 under Uncategorized | Comment now »

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