Delphi Component vendors: when you ship source code, make it IDE-browsable as well by compiling with $YD or $Y+
The Wiert Corner – It took me a while to figure this one out: When you have a registered Delphi, you can Ctrl-Click browse both the units and symbols of RTL, VCL, etc. But Delphi will not recompile these units. Some third party components you cannot Ctrl-Click browse the units or symbols, unless you put the source directory in the Delphi Library Path (which causes them to be compiled each and every time). This is because: the precompiled DCUs are in the Delphi Library Path. the source code is added to the Delphi Browsing Path (and sometimes not even that). the DCUs don’t contain information that the ...
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