[fpc-devel] Which unit does -gl parameter use?
jonas.maebe at elis.ugent.be
Mon Aug 23 11:15:41 CEST 2010
On 23 Aug 2010, at 11:03, Sven Barth wrote:
> According to the code in compiler\pmodules.pas (~659) (see below)
> the compiler decides this depending on the used debug format. I
> might be wrong, but for Linux this should be dwarf.
As a rule of the thumb, the default debug informat for 32 bit
platforms (except for iPhoneOS/iOS) is stabs and that for 64 bit
platforms is DWARF. You can force one or the other using -gw/-gs
(although stabs generally doesn't work very well on 64 bit platforms).
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