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Object Pascal

type PTypeInfo = ^TTypeInfo;


Type Visibility Source Unit Parent
pointer public System.TypInfo.pas System.TypInfo System.TypInfo


Holds a pointer to information for a data type as returned by TypeInfo.

The TypeInfo function is part of Object Pascal's Run Time Type Information (RTTI) mechanism. It provides run time information about a specific data type. TypeInfo returns a PTypeInfo pointer to a TTypeInfo value.

The TTypeInfo holds the following fields :

Field Meaning


The kind of type in RTTI terms. This value is required to select the appropriate variant section in the TTypeData returned by the GetTypeData.


The name of the data type.

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