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Archive for February, 2007

How to add a "published" property without breaking DCU compatibility

First off, if you are an OOP or framework purist and have a weak stomach, you can stop reading now.  In the upcoming Delphi 2007 for Win32, we took an unprecidented approach to adding functionality to the VCL.  If you’ve used Delphi for more than a couple of versions, you can fully appreciate that when the VCL framework [...]

Posted by Allen Bauer on February 24th, 2007 under Uncategorized | 9 Comments »

CEOs, conversations, and logos

Ok.. that’s three blog posts in a week for our CEO Ben Smith.  As I was leaving work this evening I saw that he was still in his office so I complemented him about having yet another blog post.  He commented that it was actually cathartic and therapeutic.  I have to agree.  Sounds like he’s really [...]

Posted by Allen Bauer on February 23rd, 2007 under Uncategorized | 1 Comment »

Something just froze over…

Yep.  It actually happened.  CodeGear’s CEO, Ben Smith, is now officially blogging with his initial post here.  Yes, there was some fear and trepidation in the halls when he started asking around about how to post to the blog server.  I guess we shouldn’t have been too concerned since he is a rather tech saavy guy.  [...]

Posted by Allen Bauer on February 21st, 2007 under Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

Announcements! Announcements!

It’s an exciting day here at CodeGear!  The following two announcements just hit the wire this morning: Delphi 2007 for Win32 and Delphi for PHP The first product is a direct result of survey results, direct customer feedback, and input from various other sources.  The second product is our first break-out product for CodeGear.  In the following [...]

Posted by Allen Bauer on February 20th, 2007 under Uncategorized | 24 Comments »

InstallAware… finally an installer tool I can appreciate!

I vaguely hinted at this way back in October 2006 with this post talking about how installers are important.  Well, I can finally come out an actually say something about it.  In case you missed it, InstallAware issued this press release last month.  Over the course of the past year besides being neck deep in all the [...]

Posted by Allen Bauer on February 12th, 2007 under Uncategorized | 16 Comments »

Flicker crusader

Now this post is going to show up in any search on Google for Flickr… Oh well.  I was merely going to suggest you take a look at Steve Trefethen’s recent posts about his recent crusade to rid the [B]DS IDE of all flicker.  Some of the things he’s recently done have required fixes to [...]

Posted by Allen Bauer on February 2nd, 2007 under Uncategorized | 9 Comments »

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