[fpc-pascal] GNU binutils in Windows installer
vsnijders at vodafonevast.nl
Tue Feb 24 08:55:33 CET 2009
> FPC under Windows uses its own internal assembler and linker (and resource
> compiler, too?). Is it still necessary to have them? If not, why bloat the
> installer with them?
At times, they can be useful for bugs (or missing features) in the internal linker.
The external assembler comes in handy if you compile with -alr. Then you are sure
that the shown assembler in the .s files is the same assembler as used when
compiling/running your program/units.
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