[fpc-devel] Windows Defines

Peter Vreman peter at freepascal.org
Fri Feb 17 13:07:53 CET 2006

> Hello,
> I am working on the Windows CE Widgetset for Lazarus. There were some
> defines on LCL like this:
> {$ifdef win32}
>   do something windows specific
> {$endif}
> But I would like those to be executed for Windows CE also, so we
> discovered that WINDOWS is defined for both on 2.1.x. Later we found
> out that it isn´t defined on 2.0.2. MSWINDOWS is defined for win32 on
> 2.0.2 but isn´t defined for WinCE on 2.1.x. So there is no define for
> both Win32 and wince that also works on 2.0.2.
> Suggestions are appreciated.

The WINDOWS define can be merged into 2.0.3.

For 2.0.2 you can use the workaround in each unit or common icnlude file:

{$ifdef win32}
  {$define WINDOWS}

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