July 2012

Delphi with jQuery Mobile – Paul Jervois

Discuss a method of combining Delphi with the jQuery and jQuery Mobile JavaScript libraries to generate web based GUIs that are optimised for the Mobile web browsers.

Managing Source Control with Github for Windows – Colin Johnsun

Git is a distributed version control system that is gaining increasing popularity amongst mainstream developers.… Continue reading ›

June 2010

Code Healer – Jim Duff

Jim demonstrated this product, which reports on issues with your source code – many of which are actually also reported by the IDE, but nevertheless there were some potentially useful extras.

Subversion Document Management System – Brian Watson

At the request of a client Brian has extended an electronic parts development tracking system to use subversion as repository for successive revisions of all documents and bills of assembly.… Continue reading ›

May 2010

Distributed version control with Mercurial – Lachlan Gemmell

In the past few years distributed version control systems have been gathering a lot of attention. The two best known are the open source systems, GIT and Mercurial. This month we’ll take a look at Mercurial and see

what advantages it has over centralised version controls systems,
how you can be up and running with it in about 60 seconds,
how it can be invaluable even for a solo developer,
super easy branching and merging,
great support for renamed files,
automating it into a build procedure,
running with or without a server.… Continue reading ›