[Lazarus] Find declaration bug?

Mattias Gaertner nc-gaertnma at netcologne.de
Sun Sep 30 07:52:52 CEST 2012

On Sat, 29 Sep 2012 22:33:34 +0300
patspiper <patspiper at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> I am not sure if this is the intended behaviour, and hence my post.
> Under Ubuntu 11.04:
> Create a new project, set its Target OS (Code Generation) to win32 and 
> set LCLWidgetType to Win32 in IDE Macro Values. Add unit seri and try 
> autocomplete. Code Tools will not suggest anything as expected since the 
> FPC serial unit is unix only. Complete it manually to serial. Hovering 
> the mouse over 'Serial' will show the hint:
> unit
>   Serial
> /home/me/Programs/fpc/fpsrc/exported/2.6.1/rtl/unix/serial.pp(5,6)
> Right clicking / Find Declaration will open the serial unit, when it is 
> not available for Win32. Right click/Open File at Cursor opens it too as 
> expected. Should Find Declaration open it in the first place?

This feature allows to explore code for non installed target platforms.
Maybe this can be made optional.


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