[fpc-pascal]FPC And NetBSD?!

Tor Stormwall tor at stormwall.org
Tue Oct 15 14:13:38 CEST 2002

marcov at stack.nl (Marco van de Voort) writes:

> Anyway, the NetBSD port was mainly done because of the foreign platform
> support. At the moment it is very rough(little used, not much testing),
> though serious work can be done with it. Therefore there is no real support
> yet. There are no users to generate bugreports (you are the second to ask at
> all), I mainly use FreeBSD.
> I'm currently merging all three *BSD ports (and maybe Darwin too if doable)
> for the next major version due middle of next year, but that might be
> backported to 1.0.x. This will cause FreeBSD which I use fixes to
> automatically propagate to the other *BSDs, and increase the quality of the
> other BSD ports considerably.
> I only have the packages that another NetBSD user sent me. (but he is very
> experienced). I haven't tested them yet, since my NetBSD machine is down due
> to hardware trouble.
> http://www.stack.nl/~marcov/netbsd/fpc-1.0.6-pre-src.tbz
> http://www.stack.nl/~marcov/netbsd/fpc-1.0.6-pre.tbz
> http://www.stack.nl/~marcov/netbsd/info.txt

I tested the binaries and they seem to work. The only thing I did was to
compile some small programs.

Why not add the links on freepascal.org so it's possible to download
the test versions?

Best Regards,
Tor Stormwall

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