[fpc-devel] path for *.res file

Dariusz Mazur darekm at emadar.com
Sat May 23 12:46:45 CEST 2009

Jonas Maebe pisze:
> On 23 May 2009, at 11:05, Vincent Snijders wrote:
>> Can't the searching be extended to the unit directory. It would make 
>> the file C:\fpc\2.2.4\units\i386-win32\fcl-base\fclel.res really 
>> useful, now  have to copy it to my program dir to be able to use 
>> deamonapp unit.
> WDDD? (What Does Delphi Do) If Delphi also somehow has support for 
> resource search paths (via the unit search path or otherwise), it 
> doesn't make sense to implement a different solution. (since in that 
> case someone will probably file a bug report at some point asking for 
> also supporting it in a Delphi-compatible way).
I have all *.res files in one separate directory in Delphi (via search 
path). Now I try to use *.res in Linux.
Everything goes fine,  FPC can handle ordinary *.res, although *.rc has 
to be compiled by brcc32


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