[fpc-devel] (Re)compiling FPC or is there something like fpc.bpg?

Graeme Geldenhuys graemeg.lists at gmail.com
Sat Jul 24 12:28:55 CEST 2010

2010/7/23 Adem <listmember at letterboxes.org>:
> What I am aiming is to, first, get the information in each 'fpmake.pp' file
> into one single 'Installer' object.

This is easy to do with a few IFDEF lines...

> program  fpmake;
>  uses  fpmkunit;
>  Var
>    P: TPackage;
>    T: TTarget;
>  begin
>    With Installerdo
>    begin
>      P := AddPackage('my-nice-program');
>      P.OSes  :=[win32,openbsd,netbsd,freebsd,darwin,linux];
>      T := P.Targets.AddUnit('myunit');
>      T.ResourceStrings  :=True;
>      T := P.Targets.AddUnit('myprogram');
>      T.Dependencies.Add('myunit');
>      Run;
>    end;
>  end.

Now if APROGRAM is defined, they act as self-contained programs. If
not, they act as include files and can be combined.

> in a file called, say, 'fpmake.pp.inc'.

FPC doesn't care about the file extension, so you can name them all
*.pas (even if they are include files - no APROGRAM define exists).

  - Graeme -

fpGUI - a cross-platform Free Pascal GUI toolkit

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