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Date: 1993-01-27 (10:07)
Subject: docs in ascii?
It's not so easy to get an ascii copy of a document written in TeX,
especially when it is full of macros, as is the manual. If you know of
some way to obtain a readable ascii copy from a TeX document, please
tell us how to obtain it.

There is no online manual, but a large amount of the reference manual
is obtained by automatic means, from the module interface files of the
library: these files are thus fully commented and are considered as an
helpful online documentation by caml users. These files commonly
reside in the directory /usr/local/lib/caml-light (Unix versions).

Nevertheless, if you want a paper copy of the manual, you just have to
order it at Inria diffusion center. Charges are 120FF (about 25 US dollars).

You just have to fill in the following form (this is an hand made ascii
copy of a TeX form): you check off the first item if you do not want
to receive a diskett with the language. Otherwise check off one of the
other items for a Macintosh or PC version. Each item costs exactly the
same price.

Bon de commande du logiciel CAML-Light ou de sa documentation
A` retourner a`:

INRIA  --- SEDIS-Diffusion
B.P. 105 --- 78153 Le Chesnay Cedex (France)
Te'l. (33) (1) 39 63 56 27

Le logiciel CAML-Light et sa documentation sont distribue's pour
machines Macintosh et PC.

- Pour le Macintosh, le logiciel est distribue' sur une disquette
800 Ko, et ne'cessite  2Mo de me'moire vive au minimum, et syste`me 6 ou
- Pour compatibles PC, le logiciel est distribue' au choix sur
disquette 5.25'' (haute densite', 1.2 Mo) ou 3.5'' (haute densite', 1.44
Mo).  Vous pouvez e'galement de'clarer que l'un ou l'autre format vous
convient indiffe'remment. Il ne'cessite 640 Ko de me'moire vive au
minimum, MS-DOS version 3.3 ou suivantes, un lecteur de disquettes
haute densite' 3.5'' ou 5.25''.

Cochez une et une seule case parmi:
|_| Documentation seule (sans le logiciel).
|_| Documentation plus disquette pour le Macintosh.
|_| Documentation plus disquette pour le PC.
    Disquette format 5.25'' OU 3.5'', selon disponibilite'.
|_| Documentation plus disquette pour le PC.
    Disquette format 5.25'' impe'rativement.
|_| Documentation plus disquette pour le PC.
    Disquette format 3.5'' impe'rativement.

Le montant d'une quelconque de ces commandes est de 120F,
frais de port inclus, TVA 18,6% incluse. Hors-taxes uniquement pour

Re`glement par che`que joint en Francs Franc,ais a` l'ordre de:
M. l'Agent Comptable de l'INRIA --- CCP 9099-45B Paris

Nom et pre'nom:

Date et Signature


Hope this help,

Pierre Weis
Formel Project
INRIA, BP 105, F-78153 Le Chesnay Cedex (France)
Telephone: +33 1 39 63 55 98