Author Archives: Uwe Raabe

About Uwe Raabe

Addicted to Pascal/Delphi since the late 70's

How to save QualityCentral

Recently Embarcadero closed the QualityCentral website and actually Jim McKeeth blogged about that. Just in case you want to download the content of QualityCentral, I slapped together some code to achieve that: You have to insert your EDN email and … Continue reading

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TZipFile with Password Encryption (Part 3)

In the comments of the last blog post about encrypted zip files several people encountered problems with zip files encrypted with the shown sources. Well, I have to apologize: this actually cannot work with the sources provided due to┬ásome suboptimal … Continue reading

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TZipFile with Password Encryption (Part 2)

The first part of this article describes a simple but limited way to read password encrypted zip files with a derived TZipFile class. The limitations are it can only read but not create encrypted zip files the size of the … Continue reading

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TZipFile with Password Encryption

As some of you might already know, Delphi (at least since XE2) comes with a built-in TZipFile class for reading and writing zip files. It is a rather basic class with only limited functionality, but this might just be enough … Continue reading

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Delphi 10.2 Tokyo Support for my IDE Plugins

I have uploaded some updates for my IDE plugins, mostly only to support Delphi 10.2 Tokyo. SelectiveDebugging only got Tokyo support while support for XE is dropped. PackageMagician got Tokyo support and some enhancements: Packages can be given with relative … Continue reading

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