[fpc-devel] bootstrapping FPC trunk

Sven Barth pascaldragon at googlemail.com
Sun Jun 2 18:42:15 CEST 2013

On 02.06.2013 18:37, waldo kitty wrote:
> 1. can FPC 2.6.0 (bootstrap) be used to bootstrap trunk or do i need 
> to replace my current binutils/ppc386.exe with the 2.6.2 one?
You can still use 2.6.0, but it won't be supported forever.
> 2. do i need to update my binutils/i386-win32 directory? everything in 
> there is physically dated 21 May 2012 which i guess is when i 
> reinstalled everything from scratch the last time... the SVN URL that 
> i used for that directory is 
> http://svn.freepascal.org/svn/fpcbuild/branches/fixes_2_6/install/binw32 
> and and according to the properties, it looks like it is actually 
> dated 11 Dec 2011...
I would say that you don't need to update it.


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