[lazarus] Package requirements - cant find file

Mattias Gaertner nc-gaertnma at netcologne.de
Fri Nov 14 20:18:18 EST 2003

On Sun, 02 Nov 2003 11:11:30 -0600
Tony Maro <tony at maro.net> wrote:

> I'm sure this has something to do with how long I've been working with 
> this particular package, and not fully comprehending (at the time of 
> creation) the requirements, etc.  So I've likely screwed something up.
> I've set up a separate "includes" directory underneath my package 
> directory, taking a clue from the way Lazarus is organized.  It's one of 
> the .inc files that is complaining.  It can't find one of the files in 
> the main package directory.
> The package itself compiles fine - it's only failing on install.  It 
> doesn't fail at the USES line of the main file, but fails inside the 
> included file, at no specific line of code.  The error states: 
> "/home/tony/lazarus/chktransactions.inc(1,8) Fatal: Can't compile unit 
> USTRINGLIST, no sources available"
> That's not the correct path for the file in question.  In fact, there is 
> no such file at that path.  The actual path is 
> "/home/tony/Projects/cbtracker/cbtpack/include/chktransactions.inc"

That's probably a bug in the outputfilter. But without the code in question,
I'm not sure where to start searching.

> I've attached the lpk file gzipped.

The usage options don't need the lib, inc and obj paths. Normally only the
unit path needs the $(PkgOutDir) macro.


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