[fpc-devel]1.9.4 / Linux / GetEnv

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Tue Jun 15 13:56:59 CEST 2004

Hallo Marco,

Op 15 Jun 04 schreef Marco van de Voort aan fpc-devel at lists.freepascal.org:

 >> I use the GetEnv function from the Linux unit quite often.
 MvdV> In this case:
 MvdV> Use the OS dependant routines as much as possible, so
 MvdV> Sysutils.getenvironmentvariable

Ah!  That one's not documented [yet], as far as I can see.  Thank you very 
much, again!

 MvdV> In general:
 MvdV> - Unit Linux is totally deprecated, but available as oldlinux (but I
 MvdV> advise seriously against using it) - Most similar calls are prefixed
 MvdV> with "fp" and are in units unix and baseunix, however note that the
 MvdV> errorhandling is now C compatible.

Yes, you told us that already :)  And I certainly try to follow that advice.



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