To use IOSApi,do we need to know Objective-C?

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To use IOSApi,do we need to know Objective-C?

Postby Awareness » Sun May 04, 2014 6:28 pm

To use IOSApi via C++ Builder,do we need to know Objective-C?And to use AndroidApi do we need to know Java?
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Re: To use IOSApi,do we need to know Objective-C?

Postby rlebeau » Tue May 06, 2014 11:21 am

Awareness wrote:To use IOSApi via C++ Builder,do we need to know Objective-C?


No.

Awareness wrote:And to use AndroidApi do we need to know Java?


No.

The whole point of using Delphi/C++Builder for mobile development is that you DO NOT have to code in Objective-C/Java, you code in Delphi/C++ like you normally would. However, you do need to understand that you are accessing iOS/Java native objects via an intermediate bridge into the iOS/Java worlds, so it would help to have a basic understanding of how iOS/Java actually work under the hood, or at least be able to read their documentation and understand how Embarcadero has mapped them into the Delphi/C++Builder world.
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Re: To use IOSApi,do we need to know Objective-C?

Postby Awareness » Wed May 07, 2014 7:46 pm

Thanks for your answer.

Can you give a simple example of using iOSApi(or AndroidApi) via C++ Builder?
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Re: To use IOSApi,do we need to know Objective-C?

Postby rlebeau » Wed May 07, 2014 8:04 pm

Awareness wrote:Can you give a simple example of using iOSApi(or AndroidApi) via C++ Builder?


Examples have been posted in the Embarcadero iOS/Android forums.
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Re: To use IOSApi,do we need to know Objective-C?

Postby Awareness » Sat May 10, 2014 9:34 pm

Ok,thanks.
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Re: To use IOSApi,do we need to know Objective-C?

Postby Awareness » Sat May 10, 2014 9:53 pm

Do you mean the forum section Ios/Android under Delphi section?Under C++ builder section there are android and osx and there is only one message under Android section.
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Re: To use IOSApi,do we need to know Objective-C?

Postby Awareness » Tue May 13, 2014 3:22 am

Examples have been posted in the Embarcadero iOS/Android forums.


Could you give a link directly to that forum?(Embarcadero iOS/Android)
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Re: To use IOSApi,do we need to know Objective-C?

Postby 2ffat » Tue May 13, 2014 4:33 am

While these are not links to the forum, they should be of some help:
Multi-Device Development with C++Builder
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Re: To use IOSApi,do we need to know Objective-C?

Postby Awareness » Tue May 13, 2014 8:34 pm

Thanks for your answer.
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