[fpc-pascal] Windows unit and SyncObjs unit clash

Joao Morais post at joaomorais.com.br
Wed Mar 26 15:55:32 CET 2008

Graeme Geldenhuys wrote:
>>  For lower level stuff, you should use TRTLCriticalSection, never TCriticalSection.
>>  It has the advantage of being portable.
>>  I'm surprised you actually use the windows unit. That is Evil(tm).
> The code in question is the tiOPF project which is shared with Delphi
> & FPC users. They (Delphi users) are all out of luck with the
> cross-platform abilities of FPC, so we have to use what both compilers
> support. For Delphi, that would be the 'Windows' unit.

What about use uses Windows under ifndef fpc?

Joao Morais

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