[fpc-pascal] FPC 2.4.2 source

Rainer Stratmann RainerStratmann at t-online.de
Sat May 21 10:32:46 CEST 2011

Am Saturday 21 May 2011 10:22:53 schrieb Florian Klämpfl:
> > Anyway, I feel that easy installation and update is the "killer feature"
> > for new people who want to try FPC/Lazarus but don't want to spend much
> > time with it.
> Huge downloads might be also a killer ;)
> > They move on if they can't easily install.
> > I have the same feeling with some SW which I can't install easily. I have
> > many other things to test and I move on.
> I think beginners always just use the lazarus installer and it works
> fine. One gets only in trouble when messing with installers and svn
> sources.

Easy installation and handling is always very important.
Otherwise it can become boring very fast, even if one is a technical 

Huge downloads are easy to handle these days.

When trying to update the new lazarus and fpc binaries with deb packages I got 
in trouble with dependancies. Then I abort it.

It is like Juha said: They move on if they can't easily install.

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