Author: Ian Krigsman

2013 Symposium

This year the ADUG Symposium is on in Melbourne and Sydney.

We are pleased to announce that our special presenter is Mason Wheeler. Mason will show Delphi as a web server and more. Alister Christie the creator numerous video tutorials and learndelphi.tv will be here to show DataSnap with Android.… Continue reading ›

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Sydney Meeting – February 2013

February 2013

Writing your own enumerators for the “for … in” loop – Sean Durkin

This presentation will cover the for-in style of enumeration in Delphi, including:

the range of out-of-the-box enumerators;
a detailed examination of how to create custom enumerators;
practical issues and limitations to be aware of.… Continue reading ›

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Melbourne Meeting – February 2013

February 2013

HexEdit and HexEdit Pro – John McDonald

John gave a short presentation of HexEdit (free) and HexEdit Pro (US$50). Both do far more than the names suggest. Among the features demonstrated were the colour coding of file contents depending on byte values, making it easy to pick out text within a binary file, and the template option used to unpick file contents.… Continue reading ›

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Melbourne Meeting – January 2013

January 2013

Containers and Collections – Roger Connell and Richard King

Roger spoke about container classes, focusing on TStringLists, linked lists and the library he had built to support dynamic arrays. One useful idea was to build a helper application to generate large amounts of random data rather than using real data and running the risk of compromising confidentiality.… Continue reading ›

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Melbourne Meeting – December 2012

December 2012

Mobile Studio – Damien Bootsma (Embarcadero)

Damien gave a demonstration of building an application using the current beta version of Mobile Studio… Continue reading ›

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Sydney Meeting – November 2012

November 2012

Error Handling in Multi-Tier Applications – Christian Rehn

How do you structure software properly? Why should we think about the structure of a software? And how? How to handle exceptional cases? Is the exception language feature always the best way?… Continue reading ›

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Melbourne Meeting – November 2012

November 2012

Web GL Game Development – Josh Weberruss

Josh and TJ demonstrated building a multi user browser based game using technologies such as Javascript and WebGL interacting with NodeJS on the server.

Delphi Containers – Richard King

Richard gave an overview of on the various types of containers including arrays and lists as a precursor to a full session on containers in January.… Continue reading ›

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