[fpc-pascal]Can't seem to cycle a new compiler

Michael.VanCanneyt at Wisa.be Michael.VanCanneyt at Wisa.be
Tue Mar 2 21:36:55 CET 2004

On Tue, 2 Mar 2004, Michael A. Hess wrote:

> Greetings,
> I have been trying to cycle a new Win32 compiler so that I can make a 
> complete Lazarus distro which includes the compiler.
> I have the 1.9.2 binary release and am trying to cycle a new compiler 
> from CVS code. It fails at various points. First it fails at 
> rtl/win32/dos.pp not knowing what to do with threadvar.
> If I comment that out it then blows up on objpas/math.pp.
> I know that others are using compilers built from CVS so what the heck 
> am I doing wrong?????
> Any help would be appreciated since we want to do a Win32 binary release 
> sometime this week.

These are known problems.
You must start with a 1.0.10 compiler when you create a new 1.9.X compiler.
Some older (even quite recent) 1.9.x versions won't work.


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