[fpc-devel] FPDoc parser doesn't handle forward declarations properly?

Marco van de Voort marcov at stack.nl
Thu Dec 8 08:50:34 CET 2011

In our previous episode, Hans-Peter Diettrich said:
> I could build RTL and FCL docs from 2.4.2 without major problems (the 
> trunk Makefile was not fully compatible with the old directory structure).
> But when I tried to build the LCL, fpdoc crashes badly in 
> THTMLWriter.AppendProcType (SIGSEGV). I tried to catch this error by 
> try-except, but then Windows kills fpdoc. Running from the commandline 
> at least reveals the Element as "FontEnumProc".
> I'll have to research a bit more...

That's a known issue. IIRC a workaround was to compile fpdoc without

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