[fpc-pascal] sysutils.beep doesn't beep under Linux?

Graeme Geldenhuys graeme at mastermaths.co.za
Fri Nov 20 13:01:18 CET 2009

Michael Van Canneyt wrote:
> No, because you don't know if a terminal is available or whether
> standard output is writable.

As far as I know stdout is always available for Linux. Even if I compile
applications for X11 and launch them from a desktop icon, I can do
writeln() calls without problems (unlike under Windows which will throw
an error).

  - Graeme -

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