[fpc-pascal].ppu and .o files

Peter Vreman peter at freepascal.org
Fri Oct 3 09:45:26 CEST 2003

> Upon compiling the freepascal compiler from cvs, I noticed a lot of
> .o and .ppu files generated in addition to the final executable.
> What is the difference between .o and .ppu files and can I delete them
> both to eliminate the clutter?

.ppu contains information for the compiler
.o contains object code used by the linker

See the programmers manual for more information

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