Bookmarks and Navigator acquired by Embarcadero

In some exciting news, I’m pleased to announce that Parnassus Bookmarks and Navigator have recently been acquired by Embarcadero. Both plugins will be made available as part of RAD Studio in an upcoming release. I’m very happy to have the two plugins now part of Delphi and C++Builder. They were written to provide features I […]

Coming soon: Bookmarks and Navigator for 10.3 Rio

A week ago, we released RAD Studio 10.3. Since then, I’ve had many people asking when Bookmarks and Navigator are going to be updated for it! The answer is soon. I had hoped this weekend, but there were a few obstacles. I am working on this. All plugins currently build for Rio. The work currently […]

Bookmarks and Navigator for 10.2 Tokyo – plus new features!

I’m very pleased to release  and . What’s new? New in Navigator 1.4 New minimap rendering. Navigator has had a minimap since the very beginning, and a great deal of attention was paid to how it rendered. The minimap is antialiased and renders the text itself. However, this often meant lines of code were quite faint / blurred […]

Would you like to help write the next Parnassus plugin?

I’m busy. Really busy. And I have an amazing new plugin I want to finish and have not had the time to work on since June last year. Would you like to help? I’m looking for a Delphi developer to take on in a contract/consulting role to help finish the plugin tentatively titled Parnassus Debugger. You […]

Navigator and Bookmarks for RAD Studio 10.2 are coming

It’s been a long time since there’s been a Parnassus update, and you may be wondering why. One part is that I have a new and amazing job and work over forty hours a week, some days until midnight, and yes, that has had an impact on writing plugins and other now spare-time activities. However, there […]

Joining Embarcadero as C++ Product Manager

I’m very pleased to announce that I recently joined Embarcadero as C++ Product Manager.  You can read more details on my Embarcadero blog post, but I’ll be looking after C++Builder as well as some other areas, including IDE user experience. Parnassus and the IDE plugins I make have not been acquired, and remain independent. Working […]

Bookmarks bugfix – changing shortcuts

I’ve just released a small update to Parnassus Bookmarks, version This fixes a bug where, when you changed the add bookmark or add caret (stack) bookmark shortcut, you would often end up having both shortcuts add a normal bookmark. Oddly enough, the controlling factor was if the Shift key was pressed – any shortcut […]

Antialiased images on the Delphi splash screen

How do you have nice-looking icons on the Delphi / C++Builder IDE splash screen? As regular readers of my blog or users of my plugins know, I care about details and appearance a lot. This is visible in the visual style of my plugins, but also carries through to the source code or design. The […]

Navigator and Bookmarks now available for Berlin

Parnassus Bookmarks and Parnassus Navigator are now available for RAD Studio 10.1 Berlin. I apologise for the delay – Berlin has been out over a week now and I normally aim for a 24-hour or 48-hour-max turnaround for new releases. There were a variety of technical reasons, now all resolved. Download and . Installs on XE and […]

The Bad Delphi Code Competition – Results and Winners!

First, thankyou to everyone to who entered the competition. There was a wide variety of entries, from small code snippets to large projects written just for this competition. There isn’t enough room here to list all entries, so my apologies to those who entered whose entries are not listed here. Below are the top four […]