[fpc-devel] I've asked this before, but perhaps I wasn't specific enough that time: what do I *personally*, specifically need to do to ensure that a native Windows 64-bit build winds up on the FPC website for the next release?

Mattias Gaertner nc-gaertnma at netcologne.de
Fri Jan 14 10:00:40 CET 2022

On Fri, 14 Jan 2022 07:32:59 +0100
Sven Barth via fpc-devel <fpc-devel at lists.freepascal.org> wrote:

> Just FYI what Delphi writes in their documentation ( 
> https://docwiki.embarcadero.com/RADStudio/Sydney/en/Simple_Types_(Delphi)#Real_Types 
> ):
> On i386 Windows Extended is 80-bit, on x86_64 Linux, i386 macOS and
> i386 iOS simulator it's 128-bit and on all other platforms (which
> includes x86_64 Windows) it's 64-bit.
> So Delphi went the same way as we did.

The 128-bit is only 80bit precision, right?

With ppcx64 on Linux I get sizeof(extended)=10.


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