[Lazarus] Lazarus & FPC for windoze errors and segfaults

Vincent Snijders vsnijders at quicknet.nl
Sat Mar 22 22:58:41 CET 2008

Jon Foster schreef:
> Maybe I should be trying to solve this through the FPC resources but I 
> thought I'd try here first as it is sort of an issue with the Lazarus 
> package for windoze.
> I have a winXP SP2 desktop that I installed the latest "stable" Lazarus 
> / FPC package on (Lazarus-0.9.24-fpc-2.2.0-20071114-win32.exe). I had a 
> previous version of FPC & Lazarus, which I uninstalled first. Installing 
> this package Lazarus starts up fine but if I try to compile my personal 
> code library it reports FPC aborted. When I attempt to compile from the 
> command line I get a "segfault" message on the first file.
> I then installed the "official" FPC package from the FreePascal 
> repository (fpc-2.2.0.i386-win32.exe) into the c:\lazarus\fpc\2.2.0 
> directory hoping to simply replace the version bundled with Lazarus. Now 
> I can build my personal code library without a problem. 

AFAIK, the only difference between the official FPC package and ours is 
that our compiled units contain debug information.

It could be that that causes a AV in the compiler, but I have not heard 
about that yet.


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