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comment C++ For C# programmers
Trial and error? I don't think so!
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comment Fast cold start text editor
It's not free, if that is relevant.
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comment Best practices concerning exit in Delphi
@Nick I know what you mean. That sort of "prove it to me" approach is certainly very useful in much more complex functions.
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comment Best practices concerning exit in Delphi
@uwe Consensus is often taken to mean a majority. So there's no reason why a consensus could not be reached.
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comment Best practices concerning exit in Delphi
@stijn your understanding is incorrect it does not raise an exception. If it did it would propagate up the exception handler chain in the call stack.
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comment Best practices concerning exit in Delphi
@Mason Then you would need a begin/end.
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comment Best practices concerning exit in Delphi
I think this is an over-simplified view of the issue. You can't really mean that programming guidelines would be the only reason to avoid using exit.
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comment Best practices concerning exit in Delphi
@Nick What warning? When moved inside the if, the compiler can determine that Result is always assigned to.
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comment Best practices concerning exit in Delphi
Why would you set Result := False outside the if statement? That appears wasteful and imprecise.
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comment WPF vs. WinForms - a Delphi programmer's perspective?
Doesn't WPF have a really bad reputation for poor performance?
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comment Can you be a programmer and Business manager at the same time?
That's what I do, but every situation is different. You just have to find what works for you and your organization.
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