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Free Pascal


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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 2/26/2018.

Free Pascal is a 32, 64 and 16 bit professional Pascal compiler. It can target many processor architectures: Intel x86 (including 8086), AMD64/x86-64, PowerPC, PowerPC64, SPARC, ARM, AArch64, MIPS and the JVM. Supported operating systems include Linux, FreeBSD, Haiku, Mac OS X/iOS/iPhoneSimulator/Darwin, DOS (16 and 32 bit), Win32, Win64, WinCE, OS/2, MorphOS, Nintendo GBA, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii, Android, AIX and AROS. Additionally, support for the Motorola 68k architecture is available in the development versions.

To install Free Pascal, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install freepascal

To upgrade Free Pascal, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade freepascal


  • tools\setup.inf Show
    Group=Free Pascal
  • tools\ChocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $PackageName = 'freepascal'
    $InstallationPath = Join-Path $(Get-ToolsLocation) $PackageName
    $EnvPath = [Environment]::GetEnvironmentVariable('Path', [EnvironmentVariableTarget]::Machine) -split ';' -notmatch "$PackageName"
    [Environment]::SetEnvironmentVariable('Path', $EnvPath -join ';', [EnvironmentVariableTarget]::Machine)
    Remove-Item -Path $InstallationPath -Recurse -Force -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue
  • tools\ChocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
    $PackageName = 'freepascal'
    $Url32 = ''
    $Url64 = ''
    $ToolsPath = Split-Path -Parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
    $InstallationPath = Join-Path $(Get-ToolsLocation) $PackageName
    $SetupInfPath = Join-Path $ToolsPath 'setup.inf'
    (Get-Content $SetupInfPath).replace('%InstallationPath%', $InstallationPath) | Set-Content $SetupInfPath
    $SilentArgs = "/verysilent /norestart /LoadInf=`"$SetupInfPath`""
    $PackageArgs = @{
        PackageName = $PackageName
        Url         = $Url32
        Url64       = $Url32
        SilentArgs  = $SilentArgs
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @PackageArgs
    if ((Get-OSArchitectureWidth 64) -and $Env:ChocolateyForceX86 -ne 'true') {
        $PackageArgs = @{
            PackageName = $PackageName
            Url64       = $Url64
            SilentArgs  = $SilentArgs
        Install-ChocolateyPackage @PackageArgs
    $BinPath = Join-Path $InstallationPath 'bin\i386-win32'
    Install-ChocolateyPath -PathToInstall $BinPath -PathType 'Machine'

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Free Pascal team


© 1993 Free Pascal team


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