Subject Re: [Firebird-Architect] Schemas
Author Andrew Berg
Dimitry Sibiryakov <sd@...> sez:
>> Yet, this hasn't stopped the development and adoption of Object Pascal...
> Huh! And you know how this "Object Pascal" is done. As an usual
>Procedural Pascal with one invisible parameter "self" in each procedure.
>I don't see big advantage of "Object.Method(0);" in front of
>"Method(Object, 0);".
>Actually, it is often more like: "Object._virtual_method_table[_Method_id](Object, 0)" (with perhaps a bit more punctuation thrown in, it's been a few years since I've written much Pascal). I would consider this something of a saving, since the _virtual_method_table and the _Method_id are both automatically generated and I don't have to do anywhere near so much typing each time.

Admittedly, I don't know too much about schemas. Are they really just a namespaceing feature, or do they do something extra?


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