[fpc-devel] How to manually control debug information

Peter Vreman peter at freepascal.org
Fri Jun 3 13:24:31 CEST 2005

>>>Since preprocessed code isn't read by human, why don't change it into
>>>procedure AddFive(var a, b: Integer);
>>>  Inc(b); a := b;
>>>The compiler don't care and you get correct line numbers.
>> Clever! But won't the compiler care if a line gets too long?
> No. The compiler itself doesn't care about line length.

Only you'll get wrong values for the column if the line is longer than
65535 chars.

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