[fpc-pascal]Crt unit, FreeBSD

Marco van de Voort marcov at stack.nl
Sun Nov 25 19:18:50 CET 2001

> > > Using the CRT unit of the FreeBSD port of FPC (1.1 compiler), I
> encountered
> > > that programs take a very long time to startup when run over telnet.
> > > This problem seems to be caused by TtyName() seemingly to loop
> endlessly.
> > I'll try to test that the next couple of days.
> > The bug could also be in GetDir btw, which uses similar code.
> Nah, as far as i can tell, this does the correct check (by seeing if the
> dirname = #0).
> This problem also causes some issues on Mandrake 7.0 system where /dev is
> not always normal listable.
> Is there any news yet on a fix? Perhaps just apply the suggested changes so
> it works?

I thought I already commited that? Will check next week. Probably tomorrow.

(just came back from the HCC, too much new stuff to play with)

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