[fpc-devel] Win64 FPC is in wrong download location

Florian Klaempfl florian at freepascal.org
Tue May 4 22:05:03 CEST 2010

Graeme Geldenhuys schrieb:
> On 4 May 2010 19:38, Florian Klaempfl <florian at freepascal.org> wrote:
>> Ever tried to install the 32 bit and 64 bit native linux tar
>> installer on one system?
> Yes, I have both on my 64-bit Ubuntu 8.04.2 system at work.  It was
> easier to setup that cross-compiling (at least it was for me), but
> installing native FPC's in VirtualBox sessions still gave me the least
> amount of trouble.

Least amount is not no amount.

>> This has nothing to do with Windows or Linux. Installing two native tool
>> chains on one system is simply a problem. Which fpc will a plain
>> fpc
>> call execute? Will the utilities be 32 bit or 64 bit (fpcmake and
> I don't think I have ever used 'fpc' command to compile something. I
> always call the correct ppcXXX command directly. I don't actually know
> what's the point of the 'fpc' executable
> Directory layout is as follows:
>   /opt/fpc-2.4.1/x86_64-linux/bin           <<-- ppcXXX symlink lives here
>   /opt/fpc-2.4.1/x86_64-linux/lib
>   /opt/fpc-2.4.1/x86_64-linux/*
>   /opt/fpc-2.4.1/i386-linux/bin
>   /opt/fpc-2.4.1/i386-linux/lib
>   /opt/fpc-2.4.1/i386-linux/*
>   /opt/fpc-2.4.1/src/
>   /opt/fpc-binutils/i386-linux/

We don't ship any .tar.gz containing 2.4.1?

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