Oct 132004

The fix for the Delphi 8 compiler to support .NET 1.1 SP1 is not going to be a simple as I had hoped. We can’t just ignore the version signatures of symbols imported from CLR because the Delphi compiler relies on those signatures to distinguish between different versions of overloaded methods. Changing the technique used […]

Sep 192004

Don’t install .NET 1.1 Service Pack 1 on your Delphi 8 development machines. It has been reported in the newgroups that Delphi 8 has trouble compiling projects after .NET 1.1 Service Pack 1 has been installed. The issue is immediately apparent in Delphi 8 with update 2 applied, but can also affect earlier versions of […]