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From: Xavier Leroy <xavier.leroy@i...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Does Marshal handle malicious data?
> I've thought that it may be useful to have a Sys.version or similar
> to use in such authentication codes, since I do exactly what you
> mention and ensuring integrity across compiler versions is an issue.
> Opinions?

Damien Doligez heard you :-)  The working sources have Sys.ocaml_version,
which is a string giving the version number and additional info.

- Xavier Leroy
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