[Lazarus] Lazarus v1.7 - where has the -WG compiler parameter setting gone?

Mattias Gaertner nc-gaertnma at netcologne.de
Thu Jun 30 14:55:10 CEST 2016

On Thu, 30 Jun 2016 11:13:59 +0100
Graeme Geldenhuys <mailinglists at geldenhuys.co.uk> wrote:

> On 2016-06-30 11:03, Mattias Gaertner wrote:
> > ... which is stupid. It should be shown always.  

I changed it.

> Was about to say the exact same thing. It is bad design to show/hide
> components [ref: About Face 3 - The Essentials of Interaction Design] -
> rather disable or ignore options when appropriate.
> As it is now I can't develop under Linux or FreeBSD and apply compiler
> settings that will be appropriate when I one day compile under Windows.


> Granted the -WG setting, even when checked under FreeBSD/Linux, should
> be ignored, and only applied when compiling under Windows.

That was always so.


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