[lazarus] I Cant Compile...

Marco van de Voort marcov at stack.nl
Tue Aug 19 14:03:47 EDT 2003

> Hellow everybody. Im have downloaded the last cvs of lazarus (under
> windows) and tryed to make them using the fpc make with not result. I
> mean, when i try to compile using make, every return:
>     makefile:17: *** You need the gnu utils package to use this Makefile.
> Sop.
> I try to download the Last GNU Utils, but after install, the make continues
> saying this error. :)
> Some one in the list have experimented this problem?

The GNU utils don't need to be installed, they come with FPC. Make
sure that only the FPC directory is in the $PATH$, and that it is originally
set up to work.

Also make sure that you didn't install Free Pascal in a directory with a space
in it. FPC can handle it, but the GNU utils can't.

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