When comparing Free Pascal vs cplusplus, the Slant community recommends Free Pascal for most people. In the question“What are the best compiled programming languages?” Free Pascal is ranked 8th while cplusplus is ranked 10th.
Ranked in these QuestionsQuestion Ranking
Pro Easy to learn
Pro Cross platform
Many target platforms and architectures.
Close to metal while being high level, performance to match C/C++
Pro Fast compiler
Very fast, even big programs compile very quickly.
Details view of certain functionalities in C++
Discussions for various topics regarding C++ including OS based sub-forums.
User C++ articles ranging from small examples to more complex ones. Good to better understand the capabilities of the language.
Tutorials for beginners. A good way to learn.
Con Search doesn't always works as expected
Sometimes searching for terms related with C++ features returns a lot of articles and forum discussions when you wanted a Reference.
Con Old fashioned website
Not responsive and not very pretty. Not mobile ready. Letters small for nowadays displays.