[fpc-pascal] Why does fpc copies *.lfm files to unit output directory

Graeme Geldenhuys mailinglists at geldenhuys.co.uk
Tue May 12 13:20:30 CEST 2015

On 2015-05-12 11:34, Mattias Gaertner wrote:
> The duplicate .lfm warnings come from the IDE. The compiler messages
> are under "Compile ...".

Thanks for confirmation.

> The IDE warns because the lfm file is in the output of weblaz and in
> the sources of lazwebextra as well. And lazwebextra uses weblaz.

Just to be clear, this issue isn't only with packages include with
Lazarus. I get similar warnings about non-Lazarus packages I use in my
project too.

> Then I know if Lazarus needs a workaround.

It looks like a bug to me too, and Lazarus shouldn't need to work around
it. After all, it will affect other editors and IDE's used with FPC too.

  - Graeme -

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