[fpc-devel] property syntax extension
micha at neli.hopto.org
Fri Oct 19 13:14:55 CEST 2007
Jonas Maebe wrote:
> This is not true. You can perfectly compile a compiler using the
> previous' release rtl.
Sure this is not the question.
> E.g. the people developing using the fp IDE often
> do this (because they have a project for the compiler, but that one does
> not automatically compile the rtl).
Adapt the project to use the new RTL ? Anyway, seems "dangerous" to me,
not testing possible RTL regressions then.
> A while ago, Peter removed several
> dependencies of the compiler on the new rtl (related to endian swapping
> routines) for this reason.
I see the reason is not really coming out, but I'll stop now.
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