[fpc-pascal] alternative name fpc cross

Karoly Balogh (Charlie/SGR) charlie at scenergy.dfmk.hu
Tue Oct 10 14:29:46 CEST 2017


On Tue, 10 Oct 2017, pascalX at piments.com wrote:

> > 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.
> 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.

While I understand what you mean, I'd recommend taking a look on WINE and
the Linux Subsystem for Windows. You might be surprised... ;)


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