[Lazarus] Migrating Delphi application in Lazarus cross-platform

Ċ½ilvinas Ledas ledas at liux.lt
Wed Jun 10 11:55:32 CEST 2009

Hi Dominique,

I am interested in HTML viewer too. Now I'm using customized 
TIpHtmlPanel with Indy, but more powerfull HTML viewer would be great.
I don't know how much useful I could be but I'd like to follow progress 
and contribute if I feel I am able to. (As for now I am using Pascal 
only time to time. I hope to resume my Lazarus-based project after two 

Can you shortly write what is the status of current port (what is 
working and on what platforms, what is needed to be done)?


dominique at savagesoftware.com.au wrote:
> Hi Antonio,
>   My suggestion would be to move to something like the PBear THTMLViewer
> which is written in Pascal.
> I've used it successfully in Windows projects.
> One of the guys on here has already started work on a port to Lazarus and
> it can be found here - 
> http://web.fastermac.net/~MacPgmr/Lazarus/thtmlport_20090518.zip
> but he's unable to continue the port as he's moved onto Mono and C#.
> If you, or anyone else decide to use PBear, maybe we could all co-ordinate
> our efforts and work on getting this port working on as many 
> FPC supported platforms as possible. I also need a cross-platform embedded
> HTML viewer ( Mainly for Linux and Mac OS X ), 
> so plan to start looking through the above code this week-end.
> Dominique.

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