[fpc-devel] compiling fpc, but without examples

Michael Van Canneyt michael at freepascal.org
Sat Nov 14 11:05:42 CET 2009

On Sat, 14 Nov 2009, Martin wrote:

> I am trying to cut down the time it takes to recompile fpc.
> Is there a way to pass any thing to make, to tell it to skip building the 
> examples. I know COPYTREE to skip installing them, but I don't even want to 
> build them (after all, I am not using them). something like "make all 
> Also, all I need is the compiler, the rtl and the packages (maybe sometimes 
> some of the utils, but not after every SVN update). IF I am right I can do:
> make.exe  rtl packages  compiler

You can do that.. Usually I do a

make cycle packages


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