[lazarus] Package file management problem
nc-gaertnma at netcologne.de
Sat Nov 22 11:00:44 EST 2003
On Thu, 06 Nov 2003 23:24:56 -0600 Tony Maro <tony at maro.net> wrote:
> I just had the weirdest problem that's taken me about a week to track
> Turns out I had a file by the same name in two different packages. When
> I would compile either package individually they'd work fine.
> If I installed packageA into Lazarus and then tried to install packageB
> I'd get one error...
> If I installed packageB and then packageA, I'd get a different error.
> Neither error pointed to the duplicate file. One error reported that a
> different file couldn't be found (when it was present.) The other error
> reported that it couldn't compile the entire package because no source
> files were found.
> Net result: Obviously you can't have two different files with the same
> name inside two different packages. That was my own mistake. However,
> perhaps we should consider some sort of a check before a package is
I implemented a check for ambigious units of connected packages.
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