Compiling Pascal

Kevin C. Smith kevin at
Thu Jun 30 02:43:07 UTC 2005

On Wed, 2005-06-29 at 22:04 -0400, Douglas Alves wrote:
> I wish to try out some Pascal programming I get in university,
> preferably on Free Pascal.
> Can any one please indicate the steps necessary to install the
> appropiate compiler and get it going?
> (i686)

If you want freepascal in particular go to:
and download the deb package you want. You will may need more then one
package, I don't use this so can't give more detail in it.

You might check out as well.
FYI RPM packages can be convert to debs using alien.

Install via the command line like this:
sudo dpkg -i <package name>

Good luck

Kevin C. Smith

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