[Lazarus] Extending TRect breaks Lazarus

Martin Schreiber mse00000 at gmail.com
Fri Nov 6 18:10:52 CET 2015

On Friday 06 November 2015 17:42:39 Michael Van Canneyt wrote:
> On Fri, 6 Nov 2015, Martin Schreiber wrote:
> > On Friday 06 November 2015 17:20:24 Ondrej Pokorny wrote:
> >> Nevertheless I am of the opinion that WITH is evil and should be removed
> >> from the IDE/LCL code (unless only identifiers from within the with
> >> scope are used; but even then they could be removed...).
> >
> > Or implement a safe "with" in Free Pascal without waiting until it is
> > enforced by Delphi compatibility...
> Ehm. How can "with" ever be safe ?
You are joking, no? It has been discussed on fpc-pascal/fpc-devel several 
times. An IIRC Italian community member then usually shows a syntax 
description of a safe "with" statement from a maybe more than 20 year old 
pascal dialect.
But probably such language additions are not sexy enough.


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