[fpc-devel] A small wish for FPC

Michael Van Canneyt michael at freepascal.org
Thu Jul 27 18:19:05 CEST 2006

On Thu, 27 Jul 2006, ik wrote:

> Hi all,
> I have a "small" wish regarding the ability to work with FPC...
> At the moment, if I'm using SysUtils, then it also adds all the
> resource string regardless if I'm using it or not.
> At the end parts of the executable have a lot more content of things
> existed in units that I do not use, and sometimes even more then my
> own code.
> The best idea I have to solve such thing is to use some sort of
> instructions for the compiler to tell it what I do need, and the
> compiler will check dependencies if there is a problem with my choice.

We are aware of this problem, and it is solved with the internal linker.


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