[fpc-devel] Trunk does not build on AArch64

J. Gareth Moreton gareth at moreton-family.com
Sun Oct 18 13:34:43 CEST 2020

I've just seen the change you've made Sven (just looking it via diff, 
not actually testing the code)... do the standard Pascal comments 
seriously cause a problem in AArch64 assembly blocks?  Do the braces 
have an actual syntactic use on that platform?  That seems like an 
incredibly awkward design.

Gareth aka. Kit

On 18/10/2020 09:53, Sven Barth wrote:
> Am 18.10.2020 um 08:56 schrieb J. Gareth Moreton via fpc-devel:
>> Hi everyone,
>> I've started to look at developing FPC on the Raspberry Pi again, but 
>> I've run into a snag.
>> The unmodified trunk does not build - it fails when building 
>> system.pp at the ppc1 stage:
>> math.inc(57,7) Error: Assembler syntax error
>> math.inc(58,11) Error: Unrecognized opcode round
>> flt_core.inc(459,47) Error: Can't evaluate constant expression
>> flt_core.inc(461,10) Fatal: Syntax error, ")" expected but "," found
> Okay, found the problem. Please try again with r47123.
> Regards,
> Sven

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