[fpc-pascal] RE: Possibly a dumb question.... (Jennifer Usher)

J├╝rgen Hestermann juergen.hestermann at gmx.de
Mon Dec 28 18:32:31 CET 2009

>> I have been trying to compile a simple test program and I keep getting
>> the following errors:
>> c:\lazarus\fpc\2.2.4\bin\i386-win32\windres.exe: can't open file
>> `project1.manifest': No such file or directory
> I am about a week ahead of you with Lazarus, and I struggled
> with that error too. It seems you must save the project once
> before you can compile it.  After the first save, you can make
> changes and recompile without saving again, but that
> first save seems to be crucial.

It's a bit astonishing that there is no check before compiling that brings 
up a "save project" dialog in such situations. 

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