[lazarus] Command line in Win32 [was: CVS Changes]

Peter Vreman peter at freepascal.org
Thu Aug 16 02:18:38 EDT 2001

> > > No clue ... commandline to long ?
> > 
> > Correct. It is not possible to detect the platform of make.exe so you
> > need to specify it by hand if you want to use the environment for
> > passing the options.
> > 
> > So you'll get:
> > 
> > make USEENV=1 OPT=-Ca
> OK this sort of worked. But again I ask what changed????
> I have been building win32 nightly binary releases for months with the
> same setup. Changes are made to makefile and now the whole thing goes
> bust. I never had a commandline to long before so what changed?

Becuase we've now also native win32 tools the using environment for passing options is not
required anymore. But it is not possible to detect if you are using the go32v2 make.exe or
the win32 make.exe. So you need to specify the USEENV=1 option manually when you are
'cross' compiling.

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