Re: [fpc-other] Fork

2010-10-21 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 21.10.2010 22:13, schrieb Adem: I don't have the top post ( http://lists.freepascal.org/lists/FPC-other/2010-October/000468.html ) in this thread to comment on in a more conversation fashion, as a result I reverting to bulleted listing of my views on the subject. 1) In the fpc-devel I

Re: [fpc-other] Fork

2010-10-24 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 24.10.2010 19:03, schrieb Graeme Geldenhuys: On 22 October 2010 20:20, Marco van de Voort wrote: Graeme's last mail where he explains he just wants to drop quick and dirty patches AND IT IS FPC'S CORE TEAM JOB to make head or tails of it, explains the fundamental misconception better than

Re: [fpc-other] Embarcadero plans to base C++ and Delphi compilers on LLVM

2012-07-10 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 10.07.2012 09:45, schrieb Sven Barth: Hello together! Today I stumpled upon this http://www.itwriting.com/blog/5966-embarcadero-adopts-open-source-clang-for-future-c-versions.html and maybe some of you will find this interesting. Let's see who will be first with LLVM support:

Re: [fpc-other] Source code of Adobe Photoshop 1 published

2013-02-14 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 14.02.2013 20:20, schrieb Sven Barth: On 14.02.2013 20:07, Florian Klämpfl wrote: Am 14.02.2013 20:06, schrieb Sven Barth: I wonder whether the first version of FPC 0.1 or 1.0 :)? 0.1 of course :) 0.1 was never released to public. To revive it I need to get my hands on a 5 1/4 drive

[fpc-other] Mailing list server migration

2014-01-03 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Hi, I plan to migrate the mailing lists to a another server within the next hours/days. This might cause some down time. I hope no data gets lost :) Florian ___ fpc-other maillist - fpc-other@lists.freepascal.org

[fpc-other] Community site

2014-02-09 Thread Florian Klämpfl
You might have noticed that the FPC community site is already down for some time. Since we are retiring the machine running the community site we decided not to migrate the community but add some new boards to the lazarus forum to reduce the need to maintain another bulletin board site. The

Re: [fpc-other] [fpc-pascal] Google Code closing down

2015-03-15 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 15.03.2015 um 13:06 schrieb Paul Breneman: On 03/15/2015 05:44 AM, Florian Klämpfl wrote: Am 15.03.2015 um 11:10 schrieb Graeme Geldenhuys: NOBODY I know has ever considered going back to SubVersion after using Git. Good to know that upper case NOBODY includes me :) Here is a simple

Re: [fpc-other] [fpc-pascal] Google Code closing down

2015-03-15 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 15.03.2015 um 15:11 schrieb vfclists .: Somehow all this indifference to Git bothers me because it seems they are ignoring the greater realities of life. If a new generation are going to get involved with FPC and Lazarus development, and the main developers are really concerned with all

Re: [fpc-other] [fpc-pascal] Google Code closing down

2015-03-16 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 16.03.2015 um 13:53 schrieb Graeme Geldenhuys: Hello Martin, On 2015-03-16 12:35, Martin Frb wrote: better product, simply means: Compared to others it scores better on more use cases. Agreed. :-) Different people learn in different ways. There will be a fair share of people

Re: [fpc-other] [fpc-pascal] Google Code closing down

2015-03-16 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 16.03.2015 um 10:23 schrieb Graeme Geldenhuys: As the majority of developers would tell you, Git is simply the better product at this stage. If you want facts, then do a Google search. See the exponential growth of projects migrating from SubVersion (or other systems) to Git. Qt, KDE,

Re: [fpc-other] Bugtracker spammer

2016-11-29 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 28.11.2016 um 13:23 schrieb Jonas Maebe: > > José Mejuto wrote on Mon, 28 Nov 2016: > >> Or this curtains are fpc/lazarus based or we have a spammer in the >> bugtracker: >> >> http://bugs.freepascal.org/view_user_page.php?id=5040 >> >> http://bugs.freepascal.org/view.php?id=31022#c96341 >

Re: [fpc-other] Git & SVN

2017-05-23 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 23.05.2017 um 12:42 schrieb Graeme Geldenhuys: > On 2017-05-23 11:31, Tomas Hajny wrote: >> the other, but let me remind you, that it isn't just about Florian. During >> the previous discussions on this evergreen topic, Florian, Marco, Jonas >> (if I remember correctly) and others raised quite

Re: [fpc-other] Git & SVN

2017-05-23 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 23.05.2017 um 18:00 schrieb Karoly Balogh (Charlie/SGR): > Hi, > > On Tue, 23 May 2017, Martin Frb wrote: > >> Or maybe they haven't forgotten how nice and simple svn is. > > Erm, I really don't want to be involved in the usual religious war, > personally I use exclusively Git these days

Re: [fpc-other] Git & SVN

2017-05-23 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 23.05.2017 um 22:24 schrieb Karoly Balogh (Charlie/SGR): > Hi, > > On Tue, 23 May 2017, Florian Kl?mpfl wrote: > >>> For those interested, read the many blobs about how the Linux Kernel >>> development is managed. >> >> FPC is a compiler and not an OS kernel, so would like to see such blog >>

Re: [fpc-other] Git & SVN

2017-05-23 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 23.05.2017 um 22:10 schrieb Karoly Balogh (Charlie/SGR): > > 1., Have his own clone of the FPC repository. Create his local webassembly > branch, and keep happily working on his local copy, then leave it rot > when he loses motivation, doesn't distract anyone. > ... and the code is lost :)

Re: [fpc-other] Git & SVN

2017-05-23 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 23.05.2017 um 21:56 schrieb Graeme Geldenhuys: > On 2017-05-23 20:33, Karoly Balogh (Charlie/SGR) wrote: >> Now, how the actual process would look with the FPC team, that's hard to >> define at this point. But the tools are there for it. > > Exactly what I was getting at. > > >> Was this a

Re: [fpc-other] Git & SVN

2017-05-23 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 23.05.2017 um 22:36 schrieb Karoly Balogh (Charlie/SGR): > so they just use > git-svn. This is what I do as well for several things, but I still think, subversion is the better solution as the canonical FPC repository. ___ fpc-other maillist -

Re: [fpc-other] Git & SVN

2017-05-24 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 24.05.2017 um 08:57 schrieb Graeme Geldenhuys: > > Once again, read how the Git project deals with it. That workflow could suite > FPC quite well. You never developed a real world compiler and you have no real insight into fpc development so you cannot know about this. > In > summary,

Re: [fpc-other] Git & SVN

2017-05-25 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 25.05.2017 um 00:44 schrieb Graeme Geldenhuys: > But I get in now. You guys are set in your ways - good or bad, and currently > not willing to change. > So I'll leave it at that. Thanks. I hope I might quote you in a few weeks/months/years :) ___

Re: [fpc-other] Git & SVN

2017-05-25 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 25.05.2017 um 02:13 schrieb Nikolay Nikolov: > Here's an analogy of how the git bible-thumping looks to a subversion user: [...] > In fact, you can easily fit a lot > more people in the truck. You just put benches in the cargo area. Great comparison :) > > I hope you get the idea ;-) I

Re: [fpc-other] Git & SVN

2017-05-25 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 25.05.2017 um 12:02 schrieb Graeme Geldenhuys: > On 2017-05-25 09:26, Florian Klämpfl wrote: >> This is at least one month of work I (and >> probably nobody else) can and want to spent. > > And some how I believe that will never happen (or be allowed) even if I (or &g

Re: [fpc-other] What makes a Compiler project (like FPC) special?

2017-05-25 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 25.05.2017 um 21:29 schrieb Graeme Geldenhuys: > > So what is Florian going on about regarding workflow and Git not being able > to cope in a "compiler" > based project? He made it out as if FPC will not be workable in a Git managed > environment. I don't > see his analogy. The Linux Kernel

Re: [fpc-other] What makes a Compiler project (like FPC) special?

2017-05-26 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 25.05.2017 um 16:18 schrieb Graeme Geldenhuys: > This is directed at Florian primarily, but any other FPC core member is > welcome to chip in. > > different to any other software project... It has really bugged me... > Why is it different, and What is different? Because they are basically a

Re: [fpc-other] Git & SVN

2017-05-24 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 24.05.2017 um 21:34 schrieb Graeme Geldenhuys: > On 2017-05-24 19:11, Florian Klämpfl wrote: >> You never developed a real world compiler and you have no real >> insight into fpc development so you cannot know about this. > > As a technical consultant for many clients I

Re: [fpc-other] VSCode

2020-04-26 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 26.04.20 um 14:28 schrieb Martin Frb: On 26/04/2020 14:21, Sven Barth via fpc-other wrote: Am 26.04.2020 um 14:03 schrieb Martin: Just curiosity: I recently see a lot of great efforts to make things more widely available (language server / debug adapter). Often with reference to use in

Re: [fpc-other] ARM is the future of desktop

2020-07-05 Thread Florian Klämpfl
Am 04.07.20 um 23:20 schrieb Marco van de Voort: Op 2020-07-04 om 23:14 schreef Sven Barth via fpc-other: Here is an interesting article by a ex-windows boss. He thinks that in a few years even desktops will be ARM and Intel will be residual. And obviously it will be a mayor problem to