[fpc-devel] Patch, font rendering on Arm-Linux devices.

Daniël Mantione daniel.mantione at freepascal.org
Tue Feb 26 14:51:07 CET 2008

Op Tue, 26 Feb 2008, schreef Florian Klaempfl:

> Daniël Mantione schrieb:
>> Op Tue, 26 Feb 2008, schreef Vincent Snijders:
>>> Bernd Mueller schreef:
>>>> Hello,
>>>> the attached patch avoids misaligned data access (bus errors), during
>>>> font rendering (with the graph unit) on Arm-Linux devices.
>>> Instead of testing for arm cpu, you could use
>>> FPC_REQUIRES_PROPER_ALIGNMENT too. So it is fixed for sparc as well.
>> Well, packed records are usually used when speed is unimportant. If the
> Isn't this used to read a font file?

You are right. Therefore, the "unaligned" pseudo function is the proper 


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