Category Archives: C++-Builder

TFile.Size 2.0

Yesterday I got a suggestion for a better implementation for TFile.Size from Stefan Glienke. Many thanks for it, Stefan. In order to make the code compatible to other functions in System.IOUtils, I modified it in the way that I’m raising … Continue reading

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TFile.Size

I use very often the System.IOUtils units with the wonderful classes/records TPath, TDirectory and TFile. They are much more comfortable than the old functions from System.SysUtils like FindFirst etc.. But there is one method I’m really missing: It is the … Continue reading

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RAD Studio 10.2 Tokyo and TurboPack

Maybe most of you already heard that the next release of RAD Studio will be 10.2 Tokyo. Additionally to supporting Win32, Win64, MacOS, iOS and Android RAD Studio 10.2 Tokyo will support Linux64. As always  I updated the TurboPack libraries … Continue reading

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EncodeString

This week I had to migrate an application from Delphi XE3 to Delphi Berlin and this application uses a Base64 encoding. Normally Base64 encoding is not difficult stuff and Delphi XE3 simply offers the function EncodeString in the unit Soap.EncdDecd. … Continue reading

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GitHub or Bitbucket

I’m currently hosting the TurboPack components under GitHub but which not surprisingly supports Git. But normally I’m working with HG because of the great TortoiseHG tool. With the the help of the HGGit extension I can use TortoiseHG with Git … Continue reading

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RAD Studio 10.1 Berlin and TurboPack

Maybe most of you already heard the latest news, today RAD Studio 10.1 Berlin shipped. With the release of the version of RAD Studio I updated the TurboPack libraries. You can download the TurboPack libraries manually from the TurboPack website … Continue reading

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RAD Studio 10 Seattle and TurboPack

Maybe most of you already heard the latest news, today RAD Studio 10 Seattle shipped. With the release of the version of RAD Studio I updated the TurboPack libraries. You can download the TurboPack libraries manually from the TurboPack website … Continue reading

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Components for XE8 and GetIt

From my last post many of you already know that I’m maintaining some components for RAD Studio, particularly Delphi but also for C++Builder. As I mentioned in that post Embarcadero sponsored me to this work and Embarcadero’s RAD Studio Product … Continue reading

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Components for RAD Studio XE7

As many of you already know I’m maintaining many components for RAD Studio, particularly Delphi. And with every new release of RAD Studio I have to adjust all of them. In the past Embarcadero shipped a new release every year … Continue reading

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Donation

Hi folks, during the last weeks I had to maintain lots of open source components for many platforms for Delphi and also C++. Usually I’m doing this tasks in my spare time but the amount of work has increased extremely. … Continue reading

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