"I'm coding my little helpers in Pascal since ages. Coming from DOS/Win16 I began with TurboPascal and switched years ago to FPC. Porting was easy and sometimes not even necessary to compile a 32bit exe. Porting sources to Linux may be more tricky. Compilations are fast and stable. I love FPC"
"Install it from the repos. One of the most useful softs if you work with different machines."