[fpc-devel] path for *.res file
jura at cp-lab.com
Sat May 23 20:43:04 CEST 2009
From: "Dariusz Mazur" <darekm at emadar.com>
> 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
You can get/build crossbinutils for i386-win32. Then rename
i386-win32-windres to windres. After that fpc will compile .rc files
for you using that windres.
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