[Lazarus] Enabling menu-options depending on a Lazarus-setting?
Joost van der Sluis
joost at cnoc.nl
Tue Sep 2 13:11:15 CEST 2014
On Linux there's the option to view a window with the console-output of
applications being debugged.
This option is enabled with the define DBG_ENABLE_TERMINAL in three units.
In debugger/debugger.pp the define is set for linux only, with the
result that the window is actually visible in the menu.
In components/lazdebuggergdbmi/gdbmimiscclasses.pp and
components/lazdebuggergdbmi/gdbmimiscclasses.pp the define is also set
on linux, so that this debugger actually sends the console output to the
Now I have my own debugger, and this debugger also supports the
console-window on OS/X. So I could adapt the define in debugger.pp for
OS/X, but then the menu-item also appears when a gdb-based debugger is
used, which do not support this option on OS/X.
So, question: what would be the correct way to display this menu-option,
based onto the selected debugger. (Add a property to TDebuggerIntf, but
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