[Lazarus] What is GeckoPort version 2 status?

Maxim Ganetsky ganmax at narod.ru
Fri Jan 18 22:47:23 CET 2013

18.01.2013 20:15, Joost van der Sluis пишет:
> On Sat, 2013-01-12 at 04:14 +0400, Maxim Ganetsky wrote:
>> The problem is that GeckoPort v2 fails to compile. See full log:
> Could you try again?

Now it compiles OK, thanks.

> For installation into Lazarus you have to supply the path of lazarus in
> your fppkg.cfg. Did you do that?

I added the following string to my fppkg.cfg:


But although this path definitely exists, Fppkg insists on the opposite:

[100%] Compiled package gecko
Installing package gecko
Lazarus directory 'i:\FPC\lazarus\' does not exist. Lazarus-package 
registration skipped.
Installation package gecko for target i386-win32 succeeded

>> Installation to Lazarus via LPK fails too, of course. It seems, some
>> files are missing.
>> BTW, is it possible to update GeckoPort to work with latest Gecko ESR
>> (as far as I understand, it is version 17)?
> In principle it is. But I don't know if they changed a lot since I look
> at it for the last time.
> There is a parser that parses the sdk-files and generates pascal code.
> That way it should be possible to update to gecko 17.
> I just tested it with Gecko 9 on Windows. The GBrowser example did work,
> only the registration of the mouse-events went wrong. I disabled those
> by commenting-out line 1636 in GeckoBrowser (this is in the
> Lazarus-package):
> //  FDOMEvents := PGeckoDOMEventRegisterArray(@events);
> If you can get this to work, we can look if it is possible to update to
> gecko-18.
> Joost.

Best regards,
  Maxim Ganetsky                  mailto:ganmax at narod.ru

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