My Programming Language (Delphi) Can Do This

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joelonsoftware asks on his blog "Can Your Programming Language Do This?". Delphi 2009 introduces support for anonymous methods in Delphi language. Yes, Delphi can do this:-)

For your convinience here is the relevant snippet from Joel's blog:


Delphi, contrary to JavaScript, is a strongly-typed language. This is the reason you need to define an anonymous method signature.  I think it is a good thing.

Here is the output from a simple console application:

I have my private theory about Joel's lastname which is "Spolsky". I'm Polish myself and I guees there is some Polish connection here. "Spolsky" sounds like "z Polski" in Polish language, which is "from Poland" but just made more English-looking like.

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Delphi 2009 and C++Builder 2009 introduce full Unicode support. Here is "The Absolute Minimum Every Software Developer Absolutely, Positively Must Know About Unicode and Character Sets (No Excuses!)".
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