Author: John McDonald

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:
– creating live bindings from code… Continue reading ›

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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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Melbourne Meeting – July 2020

Monday 20 July.

We met online, instead of meeting at the Shed.

Grahame Grieve from Health Intersections presented on the travails of writing real world applications for Windows + OSX using Delphi + firemonkey.… Continue reading ›

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Melbourne Meeting – June 2020

Monday 15 June.

We met online, instead of meeting at the Shed.

Anil Krishnan from Aerion Technologies presented on Database Performance Tuning.

We looked into the index internals (Not a deep dive). Index is one of the most important things that one should look into for Performance Tuning of their SQL Server DBs (or any database – we will look at SQL Server here).… Continue reading ›

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Melbourne Meeting – May 2020

Monday 18 May at 6.

We met online, instead of meeting at the Shed.

At this meeting, Andrea Raimondi presented on System.Messaging.

Andrea showed us how System.Messaging could decouple the user interface from the business logic of a program. This approach works cross-platform and with VCL and FMX.… Continue reading ›

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