[fpc-devel]FCL/Packages/Lazarus compilation

Peter Vreman peter at freepascal.org
Sun Sep 28 18:33:42 CEST 2003

> Hi,
> Circular reference: fpgtk requires the FCL while the FCL requires some
> packages to compile (different ones though, if you already installed the
> packages up to this point the FCL does compile).
> Anyway, this is imo not nice. ^^

There are 2 sub directories under packages: base and extra
The packages in base are needed by the FCL and don't depent on the FCL.
The packages in extra can depedent on the FCL.

The order to build everything can also be seen in the top level Makefile.fpc:


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