[fpc-devel] resource compilation fails, if cpp is not on the path

Yury Sidorov jura at cp-lab.com
Fri Sep 28 16:30:20 CEST 2007

From: "Vincent Snijders" <vsnijders at quicknet.nl>

> Yury Sidorov schreef:
>> Yes. It is known issue. Compiler can search for "cpp" tool the same 
>> way
>> as other tools like "as", "ld" and then pass --preprocessor switch 
>> to
>> windres if "cpp" was found.
> I created the attached patch. What do you think?

Use FindFile and FindExe functions to search for "cpp". The same way 
as windres binary is searched above:

  if utilsdirectory<>'' then
  if not resfound then


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