From: email@example.com (Bill M. Catambay)
Subject: [Ann] Pascal Source Code and Articles
To all Macintosh Pascal programmers:
The following is a summary of the current contents available at Pascal
Central. For any of you who may not know about Pascal Central, Pascal
Central provides the pascal community one place to obtain Pascal technical
information, Pascal source code, and Pascal-related internet links. The
home page is at http://www.catambay.com/pascal-central.
Pascal Central is now broken up into the following sections:
FEATURED ARTICLES: These are the latest articles contributed to Pascal
Central. See the end of this note for a summary of these articles.
FORUMS & LINKS: This pages provides information on Pascal forums (such as
the MacPascal mailing list, and the Pascal newsgroups), and several links
to Pascal related web sites (for PC and Mac). To join the MacPascal mailing
list, go to http://www.stairways.com/mailinglists/macpascal.html.
NOTHING BUT MACINTOSH SOURCE CODE: This is a collection of contributed
articles which include Pascal source code for the Macintosh.
MERLIN’S CAVERN: This is a collection of complete Pascal software packages,
including applications, source code and project files, and a summary of
which programming functions each project features.
PASCAL ADVOCACY: This page features Pascal announcements, and provides a
list of Apple contacts for advocating support of Pascal on the Macintosh.
MACINTOSH BOOKS: A list of Macintosh related programming books, sorted by
year (some include links to book reviews).
PASCAL REFERENCES: A collection of articles which are related to
miscellaneous Pascal topics, such as Pascal Standards, different compilers,
and Apple’s new Universal Headers.
PASCALWARE: Freeware and Shareware applications written in Pascal.
THE ARCHIVE: The complete archive of articles submitted to Pascal Central,
in order of most recent first.
THE FAVORITES: Statistics, by month, on frequency of visits at Pascal
Central. Check out which pages are the favorites.
To make submissions to Pascal Central, check out the submissions page at
Currently Featured Articles:
Scriptability: A Bare-Bones Introduction, by Kevin C. Killion: An elaborate
and well thought out discussion on the ins and outs of making your
applications scriptable. Voted Best Paper at MacHack ’96.
THINK Pascal & CodeWarrior Pascal, by Steve Makohin: A white paper
comparing THINK Pascal to CodeWarrior Pascal, including instructions for
migrating THINK code to CodeWarrior.
Steve’s Webpage, by Steve Huey:
Pascal source code libraries, thread manager and QuickTime source code, and
an application that supports the basic core Apple Events.
Pascal References, by Bill Catambay:
A collection of articles which are related to miscellaneous Pascal topics,
such as Pascal Standards, different compilers, and Apple’s new Universal
Extensions to CodeWarrior Pascal, by Marcel Achim: This document presents
extensions to ObjectPascal to provide semantical compatibility with
Objective-C syntactic contructs and runtime, as well as constructs added
from other languages and the Extended Pascal Standard (now includes Word
format download link).
Cyclomatic Complexity Metric, by James Derrick: A plug-in for the
Codewarrior IDE to calculate the cyclomatic complexity metric for Pascal
Merlin’s Cavern, by Bill Catambay:
Lurking in Merlin’s cavern are complete Pascal software packages, including
applications, source code and project files. This page also provides a
summary of which programming functions each project features.