[fpc-devel] resource support rework

Marco van de Voort marcov at stack.nl
Tue Aug 12 09:04:30 CEST 2008

> Paul Ishenin ha scritto:
> > imposible for fpc 2.2.2. But yesterday it has been released and what 
> > about next fpc version? Will you merge that nice staff into current 
> > fixes branch or it will never be merged? I suppose if it ever will be 
> > merged then better to merge it early to give enough time for good 
> > testing (though lazarus works fine with it).
> > 
> I wanted to add support for dynamic libraries first. That is, the 
> possibility to retrieve resources from shared objects, and not only from 
> the main program. This currently works for Windows only (obviously, 
> since Win32 API is managing that).
> The problem is that currently I'm a bit short of time :(

I think that requires packages, since otherwise:

- both dll and mainapp have own rtl.
- and thus need resources.
- Linux and FreeBSD only have flat linker space ->clash?

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