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Date: 2001-07-09 (11:36)
From: dsf@f...
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] ocaml libs as rpms and ocaml-gd
John Max Skaller <> writes:

> Markus Mottl wrote:
> > What do the CDK-maintainers
> > think? Such a contribution would surely be very helpful for Linux-users
> > who don't want to build things from source.
> 	There's a difference though: building C/C++ is complex
> and error prone. Building Ocaml code is a breeze, at least
> for the optimising compiler.

Only if you've got an ocaml compiler and a C compiler.  In any case,
building software from source is invariably more difficult than not
building it.  Maybe I'm getting old, but I certainly don't want to
build any software I could install in binary form.
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