Friday, 22. August 2014

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Embarcadero's forums are down.

Delphi Code Monkey – Embarcadero's forums have been down for a while now, they are working on bringing them back up.
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Wednesday, 20. August 2014

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Making Delphi 64 Bit/Large Address Aware

TPersistent.com – In the 18+ years Delphi has been out, some rather large applications having been built.  Between the number of units developers are using, the size of the component sets installed in the IDE and the transition to the Galileo IDE with .NET subsystems, Delphi now requires more memory than ever.  What ...
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DataSnap "CUSTOMERS" FireDAC JSON Reflection Demo Code

Pawel Glowacki – My "RAD in Action: Build Modern Apps with Enterprise Mobility Services" webinar is happening right now. During my 50 minutes session I’m demonstrating using DataSnap framework for building multi-tier database application with FireDAC JSON Reflection framework. That’s very powerful and ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Pawel Glowacki @ 19:20
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When deadlocks become livelocks (via: Do deadlocks cause high CPU utilization? – Stack Overflow)

The Wiert Corner – Depending on how you organize locks (for instance via waiting on semaphores or mutexes or spinlocks), deadlocks can become livelocks: Inability to make forward progress because of conflicting spinlocks is usually referred to as ‘livelock’. Thanks to Martin James for reminding me of that ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Jeroen Pluimers @ 11:00
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Visual Studio Pro for Just $45 !!

Te Waka o Delphi – It’s true. Visual Studio Professional can be had for as little as $45, though it can take a little digging to find this option. And there is a catch (or two). It’s available at this price through Visual Studio Online. And the first catch is… it’s a subscription. That $45 is ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Jolyon Direnko-Smith @ 07:14

Tuesday, 19. August 2014

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Fix for Buffer Overflow in VCL Bitmap Processing Code

Marco's Tech Blog – A potential buffer overflow condition in the VCL bitmap processing code (specifically in the function PaletteFromDIBColorTable) could be potentially used to inject malicious code into an application. So this is a serious issue and you are recommended to apply the patch to your new and existing ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? marcocantu @ 15:01
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Delphi and C++ Builder VCL Library Buffer Overflow

The Wiert Corner – Since this did not make it to DelphiFeeds yet: I’ve seen the function PaletteFromDIBColorTable in Graphics.pas go back as far at least until Delphi 2006, and references on the web as far back as Delphi 4. So: this bug is old, but as it is a security one, make sure you patch soon. For Delphi ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Jeroen Pluimers @ 12:25
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OpenSSL 1.0.1i, 1.0.0n, 0.9.8zb

Arvid's Blog – New OpenSSL updates The current updates had been available on the Fulgan Mirror for some days, sorry for the delayed blog post. Direct Links: http://indy.fulgan.com/SSL/openssl-0.9.8zb-i386-win32.zip http://indy.fulgan.com/SSL/openssl-0.9.8zb-x64_86-win64.zip ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? winkelsdorf @ 12:12
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TMS XData v1.0 released

TMS Software Blog – We're pleased to introduce today TMS XData, another important part in the TMS Business Subscription line-up of tools & components to let you write better & faster business logic for local, Windows-only, cross-platform and multi-tier solutions, in short, the entire spectrum of Delphi applications you ...
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Delphi: (ab?)using managed types to help guarantee initialisation of stack record (via: Stack Overflow)

The Wiert Corner – I mentioned Delphi managed types is in Delphi “Variant Records”, a few notes indicating they are special. Managed by the RTL, you can use them to your advantage when you have record types that – when on the stack – are only partially initialized by the RTL: only the managed types are ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Jeroen Pluimers @ 05:00

Monday, 18. August 2014

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Appmethod nominated in the "CTIA Awards Mobile Applications, Development & Platforms" category

Sip from the Firehose – We’ve just heard that Embarcadero’s Appmethod has been nominated as one of 5 finalists in the CTIA Awards "Mobile Applications, Development & Platforms" category. The Super Mobility Week conference takes place September 9, 10 & 11, 2014 at the Sands Expo & Convention Center ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? David Intersimone @ 19:01
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DataSnap "Simple Calculator" REST demo

Pawel Glowacki – It was so much fun to create one of the "Developer Skills Sprint" sessions last week. During the live Q’n'A session I have promised to make the source code of my DataSnap "Simple Calculator" REST server and client projects available. Here it is! It is now available from the Code Central at ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Pawel Glowacki @ 09:30

Friday, 15. August 2014

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EditorLineEnds.ttr – IDEFixPack users are not affected

Andy's Blog – With the latest Windows updates (KB2982791, KB2970228) Delphi 8-2010 can’t be started twice without a reboot because the IDE wants to create the file %TEMP%\EditorLineEnds.ttr that is now locked by the system. The IDE extracts a FONT-resource to %TEMP%\EditorLineEnds.ttr and then loads it with ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Andreas Hausladen @ 13:52

Thursday, 14. August 2014

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Windows update disable Delphi 2007 .. 2010

Daniel Magin's Weblog – With a new windows update Delphi 2007 to Delphi 2010 did not start anymore. you get a error delphi can not create ...Temp\EditorLineEnds.ttr most important information by microsoft: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2982791  Known issues with this security update After you install this ...
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Compiling the JWA and JWSCL

TPersistent.com – Recently I decided to try to incorporate Windows Job Objects into a project to artificially limit the amount of memory available to an application so I could test it’s behaviour under such circumstances.  Originally I had intended on using M$’s Application Verifier for that purpose, but ...
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