[fpc-devel] 3.0.0~rc1 in Debian
jonas.maebe at elis.ugent.be
Mon Oct 5 13:44:53 CEST 2015
Edmund Grimley Evans wrote on Sun, 04 Oct 2015:
> 3.0.0~rc1 has arrived in Debian experimental, but has failed to build
> on several architectures:
> Debian applies various patches, of course, but I was able to reproduce
> the i386 failure on Debian unstable with the upstream source, and I've
> suggested a solution here:
We should probably apply that patch to trunk.
> The error on armhf is weird. Click on "Build-Attempted" in the
> appropriate line to see the full log. The error is:
> flt_pack.inc(119,5) Error: Syntax error while parsing a conditional
> compiling expression
> Can anyone say what the problem is there?
As mentioned by Michael Ring, this is a bug in the 2.6.4 Debian ARMHF
compiler that gets triggered by the newer compiler sources. I don't
think it happens with any other FPC 2.6.4 as starting compiler.
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