Author: John McDonald

Melbourne Meeting – February 2021

Monday 15 February.

We met online, instead of meeting at the Shed.

At this meeting, Roger Plant discussed REST and gave us details of creating a REST Client in Delphi.

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Melbourne Meeting – January 2021

Monday 18 January.

We met online, instead of meeting at the Shed.

At this meeting, John McDonald shared his experiences of converting a couple of Delphi program to Lazarus / Free Pascal, and we discussed the issues encountered.… Continue reading ›

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Melbourne Meeting – December 2020

Monday 21 December.

We met online, instead of meeting at the Shed.

Geoffrey Smith shared his experiences of designing and building small hardware devices.

Geoffrey demonstrated the process of making a surface mount PCB, including designing the circuit (nothing too advanced), designing the PCB and getting the design manufactured.… Continue reading ›

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Melbourne Meeting – November 2020

Monday 16 November.

We met online, instead of meeting at the Shed.

Vincent Parrett from VSoft Technologies and FinalBuilder showed us the Delphi package manager that he’s been working on, with its command line interface and IDE integration.

Notes from his presentation :

DPM is still very much at an alpha stage, it’s buggy, missing features etc.… Continue reading ›

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Melbourne Meeting – October 2020

Monday 19 October at 6 for 6:15pm start.

We met online, instead of meeting at the Shed.

The meeting started with the Australian Delphi User Group Annual General Meeting. The AGM went for about 30 minutes.

Then Sue King talked about code security:
Processes that can help in developing software secure in terms of vulnerabilities as well as keeping the code secure.… Continue reading ›

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Melbourne Meeting – September 2020

Monday 21 September at 6 for 6:15pm start.

We met online, instead of meeting at the Shed.

Malcolm Groves from Code Partners showed his CodeBindings open source library open source library.

CodeBindings : Visual LiveBindings with a lot less of the Visual:
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Melbourne Meeting – August 2020

Monday 17 August.

We met online, instead of meeting at the Shed.

We heard from a few members about their experiences with 10.4,

Glen Kleidon from Galkam and Arpy gave a presentation on styles,

John McDonald showed his Epidemic simulation program, and gave an short introduction to TChart.… Continue reading ›

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