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This is not an official roadmap, but a prediction based on rumours and developments around the Free Pascal team. Just to give an idea what you could expect from the next release.


Version 2.4.4, 2011

  • Bug-fix release

Version 2.6.0, end 2011

  • Objective C classes and linking support
  • Cocoa interfaces
  • Package manager
  • Improved web (Ajax, REST, SOAP) development

Java-bytecode target  added to the Free Pascal compiler.

August 20, 2011

A new target has been added to Free Pascal compiler. It is now possible to compile applications to Java bytecode. This means that these Free Pascal applications can run in a Java Virtual Machine (JVM), so that it can run on any platform that has Java support.

Dutch Pascal conference 2011.

June 12, 2011

After the success from last year, the Dutch Pascal Users Group organizes the second Dutch Pascal Conference on June 18th. Last year it was mainly focused on Lazarus, this year there will also be some topics about Delphi.