[Estimated Reading Time: 7 minutes] In my previous post I talked about how “namespaces” in Delphi really don’t exist for any practical purposes normally associated with the concept. Having become familiar with the concept in other languages I found I was missing them, so I devised a way to obtain some of the benefits, despite the shortcomings in the language.
[Estimated Reading Time: 4 minutes] A recap of unit aliases and how they relate to namespace prefixes as a prelude to a more interesting examination of Scope Elevation.
[Estimated Reading Time: 4 minutes] The ever evolving DWScript project continues to advance the Pascal language at an impressive pace. Just today it was announced that this scripting version of Pascal now has “namespace” support.
[Estimated Reading Time: 2 minutes] I am in the middle of writing a much longer post about variations and recent additions to Pascal syntax in Delphi, Oxygene and Lazarus, but at the same time I also decided to start on the process of migrating some of my code to Lazarus and FPC. In the process I have hit upon a snag.