[fpc-pascal] Error format question

Michael Van Canneyt michael at freepascal.org
Sat Apr 11 08:54:28 CEST 2020

On Sat, 11 Apr 2020, Ryan Joseph via fpc-pascal wrote:

>> On Apr 11, 2020, at 1:17 PM, Michael Van Canneyt <michael at freepascal.org> wrote:
>> My guess is you have a config file lying around that causes this to look
>> different (-Fr option?), or you have a custom-made errore.msg file built-in.
> Interesting, so I overrode the default format in the trunk somehow. I can't find any -Fr options but who knows what file I may have corrupted.

Can it be you changed the compiler itself ?

> What's the best way to get back to the default format then? At some point I thought the format changed so I altered a bunch of my regex patterns   in various areas and it's causing me many headaches.

if -va does not give you a clue, try compiling with -n and specify all paths on the command-line, see where
that leads you. if you get the strange behaviour still, it means the compiler
itself was modified.


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