[fpc-pascal]XChat plugins using FPC
prologic at daisy.ods.org
Wed Jul 23 09:30:51 CEST 2003
On Wed, Jul 23, 2003 at 08:50:35AM +0200, Michael Van Canneyt wrote:
> On Wed, 23 Jul 2003, James Mills wrote:
> > On Wed, Jul 23, 2003 at 03:28:55AM +0200, Marco van de Voort wrote:
> > > > I can successully compile and test the plugin source listed at
> > > > http://xchat.org/docs/plugin20.html written in C.
> > > >
> > > > However I don't like C much and am wondering if it's possible to do the
> > > > same thing in pascal... ? I know it has to be possible, but I need
> > > > someone to start me off in the right direction...
> > >
> > > Probably yes, but you'll need to convert headers of xchat-plugin.h. The
> > > "h2pas" util can be handy for this. (or at least it can save a lot of time)
> > Okay I've converted the headers (step 1) :P
> > $ h2pas -S -D -p -l xchat xchat-plugin.h
> > at line 6 error : syntax error
> > Illegal character in line 6
> > "#define XCHAT_IFACE_VERSION ((XCHAT_IFACE_MAJOR * 10000) + \"
> > at line 7 error : syntax error
> > Illegal character in line 7
> > " (XCHAT_IFACE_MINOR * 100) + \"
> > What do I do with these errors though ?
> run the file through the gcc preprocessor:
> gcc -E xchat-plugin.h -o xchat-plugin.hp
> h2pas -S -D -p -l xchat xchat-plugin.hp
> Note that this destroys all '#define' constants, so you'll have to
> run h2pas a second time to get all constants.
Okay, I'll try that :)
I tried fixing the header file, but obviously you know what to do better
than i :P
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