Melbourne Meeting – January 2021

Monday 18 January at 6 for 6:15pm start.

ONLINE MEETING – WE WILL NOT BE MEETING IN PERSON

We will meet online, instead of meeting at the Shed.

At this meeting, John McDonald will share experiences converting a couple of Delphi program to Lazarus / Free Pascal, and we will discuss any issues encountered.

We will open the connection around 6:00pm and start the meeting at 6:15pm. We won’t have a coffee break, and will finish by 8:00pm. Read more ›

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Melbourne Meeting – December 2020

Monday 21 December.

We met online, instead of meeting at the Shed.

Geoffrey Smith shared his experiences of designing and building small hardware devices.

Geoffrey demonstrated the process of making a surface mount PCB, including designing the circuit (nothing too advanced), designing the PCB and getting the design manufactured.

He showed an example raspberry pi power supply design he has had manufactured and a new version that he will get made soon. Finally he showed us some source code for his power supply project and some other code that could be used in other raspberry pi projects. Read more ›

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Melbourne Meeting – November 2020

Monday 16 November.

We met online, instead of meeting at the Shed.

Vincent Parrett from VSoft Technologies and FinalBuilder showed us the Delphi package manager that he’s been working on, with its command line interface and IDE integration.

Notes from his presentation :

DPM is still very much at an alpha stage, it’s buggy, missing features etc. Not recommended for production use etc. Expect that updates will break/change things. Read more ›

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Melbourne Meeting – October 2020

Monday 19 October at 6 for 6:15pm start.

We met online, instead of meeting at the Shed.

The meeting started with the Australian Delphi User Group Annual General Meeting. The AGM went for about 30 minutes.

Then Sue King talked about code security:
Processes that can help in developing software secure in terms of vulnerabilities as well as keeping the code secure. Based around the white paper ‘Mitigating the Risk of Software Vulnerabilities by Adopting a Secure Software Development Framework’ published by the US National Institute of Standards and Technology

The presentation covered areas such as system planning, coding practices, testing, static analysis, security of code repositories, toolchains, automation, authentication, logging, and bug tracking. It stimulated a lot of discussion about security and development methodologies.
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Australian Delphi User Group Inc Annual General Meeting 2020

The Annual General Meeting of the
“Australian Delphi User Group Inc. No A0038181F”
(aka ADUG) will be held at 6:15 pm AEST on Monday 19 October 2020
Online via Zoom.

Because of Covid-19 and the requirements to comply with government restrictions this year the entire AGM will be online, which is permitted under section 35 of ADUG’s rules, giving all members an opportunity to attend – whatever state you are in.
Further login details will be provided closer to the time via email.

The ordinary business of the annual general meeting shall be:
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Melbourne Meeting – September 2020

Monday 21 September at 6 for 6:15pm start.

We met online, instead of meeting at the Shed.

Malcolm Groves from Code Partners showed his CodeBindings open source library open source library.

CodeBindings : Visual LiveBindings with a lot less of the Visual:
– creating live bindings from code Read more ›

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Brisbane Meeting – September 2020

Wednesday September 16th at 5:30pm to 9pm.

The monthly Brisbane meeting is finally back in face to face form at the Indooroopilly Library on this Wednesday (September 16) at the usual time and place. See you there! 🙂

Andrew will give a short presentation on experiences gathered while developing a SOAP service, particularly regarding wsse security.

Pizza and drinks will be available at cost; keep change handy ($2/piece, $0.50/glass).

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