[lazarus] Help with development?

Martyn Ranyard ranyardm at lineone.net
Wed Sep 18 05:38:31 EDT 2002

At 01:18 PM 9/17/02 -0400, Michael A. Hess wrote:
>Andrew Johnson wrote:
> >
> > A RichEdit would be nice as well, though again, a rather massive
> > undertaking to  make one that is crossplatform, as under win32 a
> > dll is prvied for this,  but no such luck under *nix. But as you
> > can see there are several large  portions missing, and much that is
> > incomplete.

Also note that the RichEdit doesn't work in Wine yet, so it's obviously not 
that easy to do.

>Just FYI there is an RTF Parser class already in existence in the FCL. All 
>that would be needed to to create the visual component to deal with it. 
>I'm not saying that that would be a snap but alot of the work has already 
>been done.

That's useful, if I had more time I might take a look at that, but you know 
how it is...

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