[fpc-pascal]Fwd: freepascal on windows M.E.

Jonas Maebe jonas at zeus.rug.ac.be
Mon Oct 22 12:59:58 CEST 2001

On donderdag, oktober 18, 2001, at 10:03 , W41ly at aol.com wrote:

> I'm using windows M.E. and downloaded freepascal w32104full.zip and 
> dosw32104full.zip and have unzipped them using winzip and installed 
> them on the hard drive but the program doesn't appear in the start menu 
> and there isnt a short cut on the desk top,do I need to download 
> anything else to run the program?I have also downloaded the free pascal 
> editor this appears in the start menu and runs.
> Any info would be gratefully appreciated,thanks...Mark

I already posted the following reply, didn't you get it? Are you 
subscribed to the mailing list?

This editor uses FPC as the underlying compiler, so you don't have to 
start it separately. FPC is a command line program, but it seems you are 
not very experienced with the command line, so I would advise against 
using it that way. You can either use the editor you downloaded, or try 
Bloodshed Dev Pascal (which also uses FPC as internal compiler) from 


More information about the fpc-pascal mailing list