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Thursday, 21. December 2017

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#ifdef, redefined

RemObjects Blogs – Using #ifdefs, or your language's equivalent, is a common occurrence in code, not only when writing cross-platform code. #ifdefs (or #if in C#, Swift and Iodine and {$IF} in Oxygene), let you conditionally compile different parts of your project — for example to account for APIs not available on all ...
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QCScraper ClientDataSet XML dump results – archive of qc.embarcadero.com

The Wiert Corner – Since I’m pressed for time, but didn’t want to wait until putting the dumps on-line, below is a rendering of my gist QCScaper ClientDataSet XML dump results – README.md. Wishing everybody a great holiday season! This gist contains two QCScaper XML dumps of the ...
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Reminder to self – proposals for Delphi Language Enhancements, a year later

The Wiert Corner – About a year ago, Vincent Parret proposed many [WayBack] Delphi Language Enhancements that a lot of developers feel long overdue. It sprouted a nice G+ discussion at [WayBack] Blogged – Delphi Language Enhancements – Vincent Parrett – Google+ Now this post is a reminder for myself ...
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Another case against FreeAndNil

The Wiert Corner – I started this post as “A case against FreeAndNil” but soon found out about [WayBack/Archive.is] A case against FreeAndNil – Community Blogs – Embarcadero Community. Recently I was refactoring a bunch of code that was classed based to become interface based. The old code had ...
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Wednesday, 20. December 2017

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If Civil Engineering was like Software Engineering

TPersistent.com – We all know that software engineering is not at all like any other engineering discipline.  It is both a creative endeavor and an expression of technical acumen.  Applying the term “engineer” to this career is somewhat akin to the title “Domestic Engineer”.  If wasn’t, ...
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QualityCentral Report 95543: An overloaded routine cannot be assigned to the method reference

The Wiert Corner – Since I bumped into this while qc.embarcadero.com was down, and quality.embarcadero.com is not publicly indexed and requires an account to be able to manually search: I’m not sure how long qc.embarcadero.com will be up again, so if people can help archiving these entries in the WayBack ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? jpluimers @ 18:05
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Improvements for symbolic expressions simplification in TMS Analytics & Physics developing library

TMS Software Blog – One of the unique features of the Analytics library is symbolic derivatives calculation. The derivative can be calculated just with several lines of Delphi code, for an example: var f, df: string; t: TTranslator; begin t:= TTranslator.Create; f:= 'x^2*e^(x/3)'; df:= t.Derivative(f, 'x'); ...
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pas2js Public Beta released

Delphi and stuff – A few days ago, first public Beta of pas2js has been released. See the demo (code). Happy holidays! :-)
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IDE Fix Pack 6.1.2 (supports Delphi 10.2.2) | Andy’s Blog and Tools

The Wiert Corner – Reminder to self to install this soon: [Archive.is] IDE Fix Pack 6.1.2 (supports Delphi 10.2.2) | Andy’s Blog and Tools via: [WayBack] IDE Fix Pack 6.1.2 for Delphi 2009-10.2.2 released. – Andreas Hausladen – Google+ –jeroenFiled under: Delphi, Development, Software ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? jpluimers @ 12:05

Tuesday, 19. December 2017

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If you use Delphi or RAD Studio 10.2.2, ensure you have the latest one installed (build 2004) as it fixes some binary DCU incompatibility bugs

The Wiert Corner – Not all updates are equal, so if you use Delphi or RAD Studio 10.2.2, ensure you have the latest one installed (build 2004) as it fixes some binary DCU incompatibility bugs in the old one (build 1978). You can get the web-install for that build from [WayBack] 30806 RAD Studio, Delphi, C++Builder ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? jpluimers @ 18:05
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R.I.P. Paweł Głowacki – you will be dearly missed, not just in the Delphi community

The Wiert Corner – Last week, Paweł Głowacki passed away. A few words, probably incoherent, as I’m still flabbergasted by the news. Originally from Poland he had moved to The Netherlands in 2001 (causing his son Mateusz to be far more fluent in Dutch than his dad) while starting to work for Borland, doing the ...
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Monday, 18. December 2017

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Moving DNS, Some Hiccups Expected

Marco's Tech Blog – Not much to add. I'm (finally) changing my registrar and DNS provider. Hope everything goes smootly, but it might be that the site and blog are not working in the few coming days. The physical server is not moving, so there should be no big trouble.
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WinHTTP Cipher restrictions to TLSv1.2 does not work on Windows7, Server 2008 R2 and Server 2012…

The Wiert Corner – This will bite me some time for sure, so for my link archive: [WayBack] TRestClient and Cipher restrictions to TLSv1.2 does not work on Windows7 and Server2008R2 … and how it can be solved… – Günther Schoch – Google+ References: [WayBack] Support for SSL/TLS protocols on ...
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Friday, 15. December 2017

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DataSet Mapping to JSON for JavaScript client support in RAD Studio 10.2.2

Marco's Tech Blog – RAD Studio has offered support for JSON in different ways and for a long time. From the JSON system unit (originally part of the DBX space) to the old DataSnap table mapping (also via DBX) and to FireDAC tables to JSON mapping, there are many ways to interact with JSON data structures. However, ...
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IDE Fix Pack 6.1.2 (supports Delphi 10.2.2)

Andy's Blog – A small update for IDE Fix Pack that adds support for the just released Delphi 10.2.2. Added: Support for Delphi 10.2 Update 2 Added: Fix for unnecessary temporary variable if an empty open array argument is part of a function call (Delphi 2009-10.1) Download: Name IDE Version File Size ...
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