[fpc-pascal] Can fpc 3.0 release be installed using apt-get on Linux Mint?

Bo Berglund bo.berglund at gmail.com
Mon Dec 7 23:56:56 CET 2015

On Mon, 07 Dec 2015 23:47:36 +0100, Bo Berglund
<bo.berglund at gmail.com> wrote:

>On Mon, 7 Dec 2015 23:35:05 +0100, Mattias Gaertner
><nc-gaertnma at netcologne.de> wrote:
>>> apt-get update
>>> apt-get install -y libx11-dev libgdk-pixbuf2.0-dev libcairo2-dev
>>> gir1.2-coglpango-1.0 libpangox-1.0-dev xorg-dev libgtk2.0-dev
>>> libpango1.0-dev
>>> Are most of these superfluous? Is it enough with libgtk2.0-dev?
>>I have not tried on Linux-Mint.
>>Can you test?
>I did as follows:
>sudo apt-get install libgtk2.0-dev
>It pulled no less than 73 different packages....
>>> Is there an RC tag for Lazarus?
>>Many. For example:
>I will go with that tag.

I checked out the tag above and compiled.
Unfortunately make bigide took 18s to end in an error:

Target OS: Linux for i386
Compiling lazres.pp
Linking ./lazres
Warning: "crti.o" not found, this will probably cause a linking
Warning: "crtn.o" not found, this will probably cause a linking
/usr/bin/ld: warning: ./link.res contains output sections; did you
forget -T?
/usr/bin/ld: skipping incompatible
/usr/lib/gcc/x86_64-linux-gnu/4.8/crtbegin.o when searching for
/usr/bin/ld: cannot find /usr/lib/gcc/x86_64-linux-gnu/4.8/crtbegin.o
/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -ldl
/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lc
Error: Error while linking
Fatal: There were 1 errors compiling module, stopping
Fatal: Compilation aborted

So what is causing this? A missing library perhaps?

Bo Berglund
Developer in Sweden

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