> On 19/08/15 13:41, Torsten Bonde Christiansen wrote:
>> I'm trying to build the compiler (svn checkout) from scratch using the
>> bootstrapper binary "ppcuniversal"
>> on a MAC running Mavericks (OS 10.9.x)
> The only supported/hassle-free way to bootstrap FPC (on any platform) is
> by starting from a complete installation of the latest FPC release (e.g.
> using the installer on our website).
> The bootstrap binaries are used by some package systems that build from
> source, but require detailed knowledge of the FPC build process to use
> and are completely unsupported.
As the creator of the bootstrap compiler I would like to add some details:
- The package system, where the bootstrap compiler is used, is fink.
- completely unsupported means: no support by core members, just me ;-)