For our August “Community Choice” Project of the Month, the community elected Lazarus, a stable and feature-rich visual programming environment for the FreePascal Compiler.
Read the full interview on Sourceforge: https://sourceforge.net/blog/august-2017-community-choice-project-of-the-month-lazarus/
This article presents and compares the origins, architectures, and use cases of Apache Kafka, which is designed for high volume publish-subscribe messages and streams, and RabbitMQ, a general purpose message broker.
By Pieter Humphrey, Product Marketing Manager at Pivotal Software, Inc.
RabbitMQ is a trademark of Pivotal Software, Inc. in the U.S. and other countries.
The Lazarus team announced the third release candidate of Lazarus 1.8. The release is available for download at the SourceForge download page. Choose your CPU, OS, distro and then the “Lazarus 1.8 RC3” directory.
Lazarus is an open-source development system that builds on the Free Pascal compiler by adding an integrated development environment (IDE) that includes a syntax-highlighting code editor and visual form designer, as well as a component library that’s highly compatible with Delphi’s Visual Component Library (VCL).
Habarisoft released Habari Client libraries release 2017.06
Blog posts related to the Habari Client libraries product line are now available in the new blog (https://habarisoft.wordpress.com/). Blog articles related to open source projects (Daraja Framework, SLF4P (Simple Logging Framework for Pascal)) and general software development topics will stay in the blog https://mikejustin.wordpress.com/. Blog posts for the RTF to HTML5 and XHTML converter libraries ScroogeXHTML for the Java platform and ScroogeXHTML for Delphi will appear in the ScroogeXHTML blog.
Web Service Toolkit is a web services package for FPC, Lazarus and Delphi. It is meant to ease web services consumption and creation by FPC, Lazarus and Delphi users. Version 0.7 has been announced today.
- The 0.7 version can be found at http://inoussa12.googlepages.com/webservicetoolkitforfpc%26lazarus and from Lazarus-CCR sourceforge site.
- The developement sources can be obtained by svn at https://lazarus-ccr.svn.sourceforge.net/svnroot/lazarus-ccr/wst/trunk
- The discussion list is at http://groups.google.com/group/wst-list
- The download page is at https://sites.google.com/site/inoussa12/wst-0.7.zip?attredirects=0
WST 0.6 announcement (2014): http://forum.lazarus.freepascal.org/index.php/topic,24519.0.html