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Archive for August, 2005

Somebody stop me…

Ok.. last one… maybe.  Many of you had reported great results using the FastMM4 memory manager replacement with D2005.  However there was also an interesting problem discovered that it also required a patch to vclide90.bpl.  Well the problem that FastMM4 uncovered has been found and this download should address that issue so you no longer [...]

Posted by Allen Bauer on August 9th, 2005 under Uncategorized | 12 Comments »

After all.. I’m still a Borland barbarian..

You may or may not have seen this rather insidious message in D2005; “amount >= dest - startDest”  If you’ve seen this message, then you know what I’m talking about.  Like this fix for the editor kernel itself, this one will take care of at least one instance of the previously mentioned assertion.  Again, this [...]

Posted by Allen Bauer on August 9th, 2005 under Uncategorized | 7 Comments »

Great googly-moogly…

First the Eagles return for a tour several years ago… Now Chuck Jazdzewski is blogging!  If you don’t know who Chuck is… what rock have you been hiding under!?  Chuck was the man responsible not only for me being hired many years ago at Borland, but was also part of the creative force behind Delphi’s VCL.  [...]

Posted by Allen Bauer on August 5th, 2005 under Uncategorized | 7 Comments »

Shhh..!!!

Let’s just keep this between you and me, OK?  While developing the next version of Delphi we encountered a defect in the editor kernel dll that could cause some instability if one happen to, ahem, use a different memory manager dll (borlndmm.dll) (cough…FastMM4…cough)…  You can get the informally fixed editor kernel dll here.  Simply download this file and [...]

Posted by Allen Bauer on August 5th, 2005 under Uncategorized | 27 Comments »

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