[fpc-pascal] Division by Zero - not raised exception

Sasa Zeman public at szutils.net
Mon Apr 17 23:13:14 CEST 2006

> Not in a modern version. It won't even start probably.

FPC can be comparable with command line compiler of Delphi 7. D2005-6
compile C/C++ (CBuilder) code among other features raise complexity, which
are not FPC tasks.

> If we would try to match that, uncompromisingly, with Free Pascal, we
> would have to put nearly everything else on hold. That is not sane.

It seems that all previously produced compiled code left in memory, even if
it is not needed anymore. If that is true, small reorganization may be

> That is one way to say it. The other way is just buy new memory to avoid
> FPC developers have to spend disproportionate amounts of time to keep
> the software running with very old systems.

Older comuters use memory type is not available anymore, which force
replacing all hardware. Extra cost $750-1500 per developer.

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