[fpc-pascal] Record size
jonas.maebe at elis.ugent.be
Tue May 24 16:13:03 CEST 2011
On 24 May 2011, at 16:06, Jonas Maebe wrote:
> Padding at the end of a record is generally added to make sure that
> if such a record appears in an array, subsequent items all have the
> required alignment. I don't immediately see why the compiler would
> think that record needs alignment to a multiple of 16 bytes though
> (afaik, we don't support any datatypes on the ARM that require such
> an alignment).
See also http://wiki.freepascal.org/User_Changes_2.4.0#Alignment_of_record_variables
And make sure to also read the User Changes pages for 2.4.2 and 2.4.4.
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