[fpc-devel] Freepascal in microcontrollers

Florian Klaempfl florian at freepascal.org
Wed Feb 27 14:15:15 CET 2008

Vinzent Hoefler schrieb:
> And that's why I'd rather go with Ada's representation clauses. If the 
> hardware platform is unsuitable for the thing I want it to do, it 
> simply doesn't compile. Which is justified, because in 99% of the times 
> such RCs are hardware specific.

I still don't see how ada could handle things like little endian cpus
accessing big endian peripherial with bit patterns overlapping byte
borders (no, this is not an academic case, just look at the brain dead
arm fpa).

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