[fpc-pascal] alternative name fpc cross

pascalX at piments.com pascalX at piments.com
Tue Oct 10 12:29:49 CEST 2017

On 10/10/17 11:16, Karoly Balogh (Charlie/SGR) wrote:
> Hi,
> On Tue, 10 Oct 2017, turro75 wrote:
>> when I create the cross compiler to arm-android and arm-embedded I get the
>> same compiler name so unable to have both running in the same system.
>> any workaround?
> The compiler is *NOT* OS/platform specific, only CPU specific. Use any for
> both, and specify the right target using -Tandroid or -Tembedded when
> invoking.
> Charlie

Maybe you meant the compiler is not TARGET OS specific in that it can 
compiler for any target ( that does seem to be the point the OP was 
missing) .  It is specific to what HOST  it is built to run on. I don't 
think you will get far running a linux x64 fpc on win64 and vice versa.

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