[fpc-devel] resource compilation fails, if cpp is not on the path
jura at cp-lab.com
Fri Sep 28 18:02:54 CEST 2007
From: "Vincent Snijders" <vsnijders at quicknet.nl>
> Yury Sidorov schreef:
>> 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
> utilsprefix is not necessary, don't you think? Or do you have
> i386-win32-cpp on linux for cross compilation?
You are right. There is no need for prefix or path search in case of
Your patch is correct.
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