FGL: v2.2, FifthGen Engine: Build #20457
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Compiler | Linker | Librarian | Console | Debugger | Profiler | Project | Editor | IDE
The FGL compiler is part of the freely provided FifthGen Engine and is used to create object
code from FGL programs and Active Page source. It is invoked directly from the command line
or from within your program editor (TextPad) or properly configured IDE...
The FGL linker is part of the freely provided FifthGen Engine and is used to create
standalone Windows and console executables from FGL object code and libraries. It is invoked
directly from the command line or from within your program editor (TextPad) or properly
The librarian provides advanced options for the creation and maintenance of complex binary
libraries. It can quickly combine object code into a single optimized library, or it can be
used to remove and/or replace individual classes and functions from existing libraries...
The FGL console window displays output content from running applications as well as overall
server activity. Server information shows pages served, cached content, 404 errors, as well
as compiler warnings and errors. Output from print and println functions automatically
default to the console window...
The FGL Debugger is an integrated part of the freely provided FifthGen Engine and is used
to provide real-time debugging of standalone and web-based applications. The debugger is
invoked automatically in the event of error, provided it has been enabled as part of the
default system configuration, or manually upon hitting a preset break-point or upon
encountering an embedded debugbreak( ) command...
The FGL profiler is part of the freely provided FifthGen Engine and is used to analyze
execution performance of dynamic content (Active Pages) in a real-time server
The FGL Project Manager is part of the freely provided FifthGen Engine and is used in
conjunction with the FGL SMAKE utility to manage complex standalone and web-based projects
that include multiple source files, FGL code, Active Pages, binary libraries, and other
FGL community members have created FGL-aware enhancements for the TextPad Editor for
Windows (by Helios Software). This includes FGL and Active Page syntax highlighting,
integrated FGL context-sensitive help, and basic utilities (compile, link, create
Currently, several FGL community members and 3rd parties are working on creating a
full-blown IDE for the FGL environment. This includes support for existing IDE platforms
as well as a fully customized IDE...