[fpc-devel] FP 2.4 questions

Fabio Dell'Aria fabio.dellaria at gmail.com
Wed Dec 26 23:12:49 CET 2007

Why is not possible add the package support as is on Delphi (using
Rtl.bpl, Vcl.bpl ...)?

Only if my project is compiled with packajes I must use all base
packages, otherwise I can continue to compile my project as today just
do Freepascal.

2007/12/26, Luiz Americo Pereira Camara <pascalive at bol.com.br>:
> Daniƫl Mantione wrote:
> >> Did i miss something, technically? Is necessary to compile with rtl
> >> packages to distribute custom packages?
> >
> > Yes. Well, unless you want the RTL statically linked into each
> > package, which will not work in a compatible way due the one
> > heap/multiple heaps issues.
> >
> > There is a solution though: Distribute the rtl in source code form and
> > compile it on installation. This could also be an advantage for
> > setting up cross compilation environments. But don't get excited yet:
> > We may or may not move to such a system in the future.
> >
> Thanks for the info. With this picture, i'm in favor of staying like is
> today. No packages.
> Luiz
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Best regards...

Fabio Dell'Aria.

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