[fpc-pascal] Cross-building on from Linux/i386 to Linux/x86-64

Marco van de Voort marcov at stack.nl
Wed May 8 14:01:06 CEST 2013

In our previous episode, Jonas Maebe said:
> >>  I also don't know where the "-Xd" comes from in the above compiler invocation. If you added that yourself, remove it again.
> > 
> > I inherited it from the buildcrosssnapshot script found in fpcbuild-2.6.2.zip, and never even thought about its effect.
> That script probably hasn't been used for ages. It's probably best to
> remove it in order to prevent confusion like you are encountering.

Please don't, since that just makes it hard to add anything. Amend it, and
if you don't have the time, add a warning if you are afraid that it will cause
confusion, but don't delete files.
> > Note: Are crossall, FPMAKEOPT, FPCMAKEOPT, etc.. mentioned in any fpc manual? I could not find them.
> They might be part of Marco's buildfaq, but I don't know whether it has been updated already for fpmake.

No. CROSSOPT isn't even. It needs quite some updating, I hope to find time
for it somewhere this summer.

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