SDL and GNU Pascal

Jonas Maebe jonas.maebe at elis.ugent.be
Wed Nov 1 20:17:24 CET 2006


On 01 Nov 2006, at 12:46, Frank Heckenbach wrote:

> We've discussed this, but using the capitalization from the Pascal
> identifier would, unfortunately, be wrong because Pascal by
> definition is case-insensitive, i.e.
>
>   procedure Foo; external;
>
> and
>
>   procedure foo; external;
>
> are equivalent, i.e. must yield the same result. Of course, FPC
> doesn't care about standard Pascal

The above is also equivalent in FPC. Only if additionally "cdecl" (or  
C in MacPas) is added, then the capitalization of the identifier is  
kept for obvious reasons.


Jonas






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