Lazarus Version 1.6

The Lazarus team is happy to announce the release of the Lazarus version 1.6. This release was built with Free Pascal 3.0.0. The previous release Lazarus 1.4.4 was built with Free Pascal 2.6.4.

Changes

Here is the list of changes for Lazarus and Free Pascal:
Tutorial Video: Introducing Lazarus

Availability

The release is available for download on SourceForge.
Choose your CPU, OS, distro and then the "Lazarus 1.6" directory. Checksums for the SourceForge files are located here.

Minimum requirements

Windows both 32 and 64 bit. Windows 98 and NT IDE needs Free Pascal 2.6.4 and building with flag "-dWIN9XPLATFORM".
  • Windows 98, NT, 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, and 10
Linux or FreeBSD both 32 and 64 bit.
  • Gtk 2.8 or Qt 4.5
Mac OS X LCL is restricted to 32 bit. Non LCL applications can be using 64 bit.
  • OS X 10.5

Subversion

The subversion tag is 1.6. Here is the list of fixes for Lazarus 1.6.

Alternate

For people who are blocked by SourceForge, the Lazarus releases are mirrored at:

Release announcement history