In `System.SysUtils`, `class function TCardinalHelper.Parse` throws errors for valid Cardinal values
The Wiert Corner – Oh nice System.SysUtils.TCardinalHelper.Parse: class function TCardinalHelper.Parse(const S: string): Cardinal; begin Result := StrToInt(S); end; Which means you get this nice EConvertError with message ''4294967295' is not a valid integer value'. with this simple test (which doesn’t even ...
Marco's Tech Blog – RAD Studio 10 Seattle introduced several new VCL UI controls that mimic the WinRT UI controls. Two more are coming in Update 2, a new calendar control and a matching calendar picker. The first set of VCL controls specifically introduced to mimic the WinRT UI part of Windows 10 were ...
The Wiert Corner – TMemIniFile have non-virtual SetStrings procedure. One of the classic Delphi RTL examples of Delphi team members not reading Delphi Component Design by +Danny Thorpe You can still get it for a few dollars, used: http://www.amazon.com/Delphi-Component-Design-Danny-Thorpe/dp/0201461366 –jeroen ...
The PodCast at Delphi.org – Frequently when I am talking about the VCL or FireMonkey I get some of these common questions: Is VCL deprecated? Which is better FMX or VCL? If I am starting a new app today, should I use VCL or FMX? The first is easy to answer, the other two are a little harder. The VCL (or Visual Component ...