[Lazarus] Difference between FreeThenNil and FreeAndNil

michael.vancanneyt at wisa.be michael.vancanneyt at wisa.be
Wed Apr 27 12:20:33 CEST 2011

On Wed, 27 Apr 2011, Alexander Klenin wrote:

> 2011/4/27  <michael.vancanneyt at wisa.be>:
>> Which is simply wrong coding in the destructor.
>> I don't think you should provide for this. This is encouraging people to
>> write bad code. They should get an error, and correct their code.
> Well, I have already said this is not a good practice, haven't I?
> But, it is not that easy to fix -- the calls are usually separated
> by many levels of nesting, including the message loop.

I would like to see a non-trivial example of this.

Even if you can produce one (which I doubt), it doesn't change the fact that 
it is wrong coding.


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