By: David Intersimone
Abstract: This article covers the release of the May update for Delphi Prism 2009. The Delphi Prism language is the ideal language of choice for Delphi developers who want to use their Delphi skills to build .NET applications or leverage the power of .NET for some aspects of their existing Delphi for Win32 projects.
Embarcadero Technologies, the leading independent supplier of award-winning tools to design, build, optimize, and run software applications and databases across multiple platforms and programming languages, is pleased to announce the release of the May 2009 update for Delphi Prism (version 3.0.19), the New generation Delphi development solution for .NET and Mono.
This update is available to all registered users of Embarcadero All-Access, RAD Studio 2009 maintenance customers, and registered owners of Delphi Prism 2009. The list of new features and fixes is detailed in the EDN article at http://edn.embarcadero.com/article/39261. Major new compiler features include:
RemObjects Cirrus: Aspect Oriented Programming (AOP) for Oxygene (shipping as Tech Preview)
Standard Aspects Library for RemObjects Cirrus (shipping as Tech Preview)
Generic Type Variance
CLSCompliantAttribute support and compiler warnings
New LINQ Query Expressions operators Skip, white, take and take while
Delphi Prism users and Embarcadero All-Access users can download at http://cc.embarcadero.com/item/26911
RAD Studio 2009 users with maintenance - look for your maintenance notification email to get the update from the maintenance portal.
The Trial and Command Line Edition at http://downloads.embarcadero.com/free/delphi_prism have also been updated.
Note: RAD Studio 2009 users without maintenance - do not have access to this release.
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