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Lazarus version 0.9.30 released

April 1, 2011

The Lazarus team released a new version of their IDE for Free Pascal. Version 0.9.30 is the next release and a new step towards the 1.0 release.

 

The official announcement of the release can be found here. The release notes are here. Some highlights are:

  • Layout and autosizing is now more consistent across widgetsets,
    overhead was reduced, improved cross platform layouts and complex forms.

  • Support for FPC resources:
    You can now use {$R *.lfm} instead of {$i unit1.lrs}.

  • The Delphi converter has improved a lot.

  • Build modes, build macros and conditionals now allows
    different sets of compiler options for projects and packages.

  • When creating a new project the default unit output directory
    is now lib/$(TargetCPU)-$(TargetOS). Target file name is project1.

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