[fpc-pascal] Will the size of an executable depend on the uses clause

Bo Berglund bo.berglund at gmail.com
Sat Jun 19 15:40:17 CEST 2021

On Fri, 18 Jun 2021 18:13:52 +0200, Jean SUZINEAU via fpc-pascal
<fpc-pascal at lists.freepascal.org> wrote:

>function _2d( _i: Integer): String;
>      Str( _i, _2d);
>      if Length(_2d) < 2 then _2d:= '0'+_2d;

it seems like this gets rid of the Format call, which probably brings in a lot
of un-needed stuff.
Now the stripped size is 67 kb for me! :-)

Strange name of a function, though, is that needed?

Bo Berglund
Developer in Sweden

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