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Syntax Censor - WITH, GOTO, and LABEL - Delphi Developer Debate

See also Ian’s post which has copies of the slides and also will include a link to the YouTube webinar replay when it is available. Be sure to join us for the next Delphi Developer Debate Syntax Censor – WITH, GOTO, and LABEL Wed, Jul 27, 2022 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM CDT   [Registration] Here are the results from the MVP Survey, be sure to join the webinar for the in-depth…
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Happy 27th Birthday Delphi and a Few Thoughts about Building the Future

My first Pascal, Turbo Pascal and Delphi Experiences I wrote my first Pascal program in 1972 as a Computer Science student at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. I knew from the beginning that Pascal would be part of my future career in some way. I first met Philippe Kahn at the Comdex Las Vegas 1983 convention when he stopped our Softsel Computer Products (now Merisel) booth. Back then I was running…
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Delphi 11 Alexandria Defines

As part of my recent DelphiCon 2021 session, Multi-Platform Explorations using Delphi, FMX, Feeds, REST and More, my example code needed to use IFDEFs for some of the uses statements, variable definitions and code. This blog post contains an example of the use of defines when compiling for Windows (Win32/Win64), macOS, iOS and Android platforms. I also include screen shots of the sample output on…
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2021 Annual C++ Developer Survey "Lite" by ISOCpp.org - Results summary

ISOCpp.org ran a C++ developer survey “lite” for the past week. You can find the PDF survey results on the site at https://isocpp.org/blog/2021/04/results-summary-2021-annual-cpp-developer-survey-lite More than 1800 C++ developers responded to the survey. Here are a few items that I pulled out of the PDF results. Almost 90% of respondents use C++ for work. Over 50% of developers have…
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