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Delphi Conventions

Enterprise Architect supports round trip engineering of Delphi, where these conventions are used:

Stereotypes

Stereotype

Applies To

See also

constructor

Operation

Corresponds To: A constructor.

destructor

Operation

Corresponds To: A destructor.

dispinterface

Class, Interface

Corresponds To: A dispatch interface.

enumeration

Class

Corresponds To: An enumerated type.

metaclass

Class

Corresponds To: A metaclass type.

object

Class

Corresponds To: An object type.

operator

Operation

Corresponds To: An operator.

property get

Operation

Corresponds To: A 'read' property.

property set

Operation

Corresponds To: A 'write' property.

struct

Class

Corresponds To: A record type.

Tagged Values

Tag

Applies To

See also

attribute_name

Operation with stereotype property get or property set

Corresponds To: The name of the variable behind this property.

overload

Operation

Corresponds To: The 'overload' keyword.

override

Operation

Corresponds To: The 'override' keyword.

packed

Class

Corresponds To: The 'packed' keyword.

property

Class

Corresponds To: A property; see Delphi Properties for more information.

reintroduce

Operation

Corresponds To: The 'reintroduce' keyword.

Other Conventions

  • The Static property of an attribute or operation corresponds to the class keyword
  • The Fixed property of a parameter corresponds to the const keyword
  • The value of inout for the Kind property of a parameter corresponds to the Var keyword
  • The value of out for the Kind property of a parameter corresponds to the Out keyword

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