[fpc-pascal] FPC & fpGUI runs happily under OpenSolaris 2010.03

Ludo Brands ludo.brands at free.fr
Fri Jul 29 15:36:04 CEST 2011

> I just tried under OpenSolaris. There was some compiler 
> errors. Basically some {IFDEF Linux} I had to change to 
> {IFDEF unix} when appropriate. It then managed to compile 
> MSEide, but the linking failed due to the usage of iconv. I 
> then tried to manually install GNU libiconv but that didn't 
> work either. Lots of 'undefined symbol' errors.  I tried to 
> remove code referencing iconv or cwstring units, but that did 
> not solve anything, just brought on more problems. That's
> when I called it a day.   Back to work I go. :)
> -- 
> Regards,
>   - Graeme -

Mselibc.pas contains linux system constants and structures which are quite
different for solaris (ioctrl, error, locale, pthread, ...). So even when it
links it won't run very far.


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