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Date: 2001-08-08 (11:38)
From: Johann Spies <jspies@m...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] How to install a package
Alain Frisch <> writes:

> (libpq_ocaml is no longer maintained; you may want to install Postgres
> instead (safer interface, more examples); I will give instructions for it)
> > But how can I use libpq in the toplevel?
> As the package contains C objects, you have to build a custom toplevel:
> ocamlfind ocamlmktop -o postgres_top -linkpkg -package postgres
> You also have to pass to this toplevel the directory where it can
> find the .cmi files for the package (is there a reason
> for ocamlmktop not putting the -I options in the custom toplevel ?):

Thanks Alan.  That solves my problem.


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