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Date: 2002-03-20 (21:16)
From: Markus Mottl <markus@o...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] The DLL-hell of O'Caml
On Wed, 20 Mar 2002, Xavier Leroy wrote:
> All we need for OCaml libraries is source distribution, a standardized
> re-building procedure,

Yes, please!

> I believe this is a much more reasonable objective than dreaming
> about binary compatibility and whatnot.  Still, it's not trivial:
> the authors of existing OCaml libraries (myself included) have some
> work to do to implement fully automatic build of their libraries...

Good to know that the INRIA-team is not neglecting this burning issue
and thinking about solutions. I really hope that OCaml libraries get the
reverse transcriptase they need to become really virulent for spreading
to all machines on this planet :-)

Markus Mottl

Markus Mottl                                   
Austrian Research Institute
for Artificial Intelligence        
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