[Lazarus] Illegal parameter: -WG

Sven Barth pascaldragon at googlemail.com
Wed Jun 8 19:46:07 CEST 2011

On 08.06.2011 10:30, Henry Vermaak wrote:
> On 08/06/11 09:16, Michael Schnell wrote:
>> - why is it auto-set in Linux ?
> I believe Mattias fixed this, now.
>> - Is it _necessary_ when compiling for Windows ?
> It depends if you want a console created with your app. There is a
> subsystem type somewhere in the PE header that tells windows if the
> application is a gui, console or driver. Hence this is a linker option.

Just as a sidenote: while GUI and console are available in the Win* 
targets, the "driver" option is only available in the NativeNT target 
(though the driver kind is currently untested since my last additions 
and also highly experimental)


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