[Lazarus] Lazarus Release Candidate 1 of 2.0
andrea.mauri.75 at gmail.com
Wed Sep 26 17:42:48 CEST 2018
I have issues with TListView and cocoa using lazarus trunk. I didn't
tested on Lazarus 2.0 RC1.
See forum post:
Il 19/09/2018 13:50, Mattias Gaertner via Lazarus ha scritto:
> The Lazarus team is glad to announce the first release candidate of
> Lazarus 2.0.
> This release was built with FPC 3.0.4.
> The previous release Lazarus 1.8.4 was built with FPC 3.0.4 as well.
> Here is the list of fixes for Lazarus 2.0.x:
> Here is the list of changes for Lazarus and Free Pascal:
> The release is available for download on SourceForge:
> Choose your CPU, OS, distro and then the "Lazarus 2.0RC1" directory.
> Checksums for the SourceForge files:
> Minimum requirements:
> 2k, XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 and 10, 32 or 64bit.
> gtk 2.8 for gtk2, qt4.5 for qt, qt5.6 for qt5, 32 or 64bit.
> Mac OS X:
> 10.5 to 10.12; Carbon (32bit), Cocoa (64bit, beta), qt and
> qt5 (32 or 64bit).
> The svn tag is
> For people who are blocked by SF, the Lazarus releases from SourceForge
> are mirrored at: ftp://ftp.freepascal.org/pub/lazarus/releases/
> and later at (after some time for synchronization)
> == Why should everybody (including you) test the release candidate? ==
> In the past weeks the Lazarus team has stabilized the 2.0 fixes branch.
> The resulting 2.0RC1 is now stable enough to be used by any one for
> test purposes.
> However many of the fixes and new features that where committed since
> the release of 1.8 required changes to the code of existing features
> too. While we have tested those ourself, there may still be problems
> that only occur with very specific configurations or one project in a
> Yes, it may be that you are the only person with a project, that will
> not work in the new IDE. So if you do not test, we can not fix it.
> Please do not wait for the final release, in order to test. It may be
> too late. Once the release is out we will have to be more selective
> about which fixes can be merged for further 2.0.x releases. So it may
> be, that we can not merge the fix you require. And then you will miss
> out on all the new features.
> == How to test ==
> Download and install the 2.0 RC1.
> - On Windows you can install as a 2ndary install, that will not affect
> your current install:
> - On other platforms, if you install to a new location you need to use
> In either case you should make backups. (including your primary config)
> Open your project in the current Lazarus (1.8.x), and use "Publish
> Project" from the project menu. This creates a clean copy of your
> You can then open that copy in the RC1. Please test:
> - If you can edit forms in the designer
> - rename components / change properties in Object inspector / Add new
> - Add components to form / Move components on form
> - Frames, if you use them
> - If you can navigate the source code (e.g. jump to implementation)
> - Auto completion in source code
> - Compile, debug and run
> - Anything else you use in your daily work
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