[lazarus] Location of lresources
Marc.Weustink at cuperus.nl
Thu Jan 4 08:06:07 EST 2001
+ From: Mattias Gaertner [mailto:nc-gaertnma at netcologne.de]
+ Hi all,
+ I don't think, that resources are IDE specific. Perhaps you can call the
+ IDE some kind of resource editor.
+ The LFM files could be IDE specific, because they are only usable by
+ IDE(s). The LFC files should belong to the LCL, because they
+ are simply streamed components in resource format.
They are streamed components indeed, but you may stream them in anything you
want, so I won't call them LFC. In that case LFC don't belong to the LCL but
the functionality to create "compiled resources" does.
+ The forms.pp depends on the resources (e.g.
+ formdata and application icon).
+ Therefore I would suggest:
+ -put lresources into the lcl directory
+ -move LFM procedures into IDE
+ -add function FormToLCLResource(ResStream:TStream):integer; to
+ -rename LazarusResources to LCLResources (Marc)
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