[fpc-devel] bootstrapping FPC trunk

Joost van der Sluis joost at cnoc.nl
Sun Jun 2 18:44:12 CEST 2013

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> 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?

Officially: yes. In practice: no.

But the 'in practice' part can change. ;)
> 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...

You can still use those files.


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