[fpc-devel] 'debugserverintf' fails to compile under FPC 2.4.0-rc1 and FPC 2.5.1
Michael Van Canneyt
michael at freepascal.org
Tue Dec 8 10:52:06 CET 2009
On Tue, 8 Dec 2009, Graeme Geldenhuys wrote:
> 2009/12/8 Michael Van Canneyt <michael at freepascal.org>:
>> No, it uses the simpleipc unit.
>> There was an old version of the debugintf/server units, but they should no
>> longer be used; I think you're using the old versions.
> I was looking at the GTK1 GUI debugserver application, and wanted to implement
> a fpGUI version of that server. The code I was looking at is located at:
> So are you saying that all debug server applications like the Lazarus
> one, GTK1 (included with FPC and Console (also included with FPC)
> should rather use the 'simpleipc' unit to communicate?
> So what is the use of the 'debugserverintf' unit, or is that unit
> actually deprecated?
>> All units should be in fcl-process and fcl-base, I think ?
> 'simpleipc' is located in fcl-process.
> Um, I just noticed there are two units called dbugintf.pp in FPC source...
> Shouldn't one of them be deleted? The 'utils/debugsvr/*' code looks
> older and is not based on SimpleIPC, so maybe that should be deleted
> to avoid further confusion?
Yes, I will do so.
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