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From: Sven <luther@d...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Output directory of .cmo / .cmx / .o
On Wed, Nov 14, 2001 at 06:15:52PM +0000, Marcin 'Qrczak' Kowalczyk wrote:
> Running ocamlc -c dir/ produces dir/file.cmo.
> Running ocamlopt -c dir/ produces dir/file.{cmx,o}.
> Running ocaml{c,opt} -c dir/file.c produces file.o in the current
> directory. It's inconsistent.
> Is it possible to let the OCaml compiler let the C compiler put .o
> files resulting from .c files in the same directory as their sources
> if the current directory is different? -o applies only to executable
> or library. I can move files by hand but perhaps it can be done better.

Alternatively, just move them yourself afterward.

I personnaly, have my makefiles move all the object files into an Object
subdirectory, which leaves the source dir uncluttered.

If you are interrested, i could send you the corresponding rules.


Sven Luther
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