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From: John Max Skaller <skaller@o...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Dynamically loaded library problems (ocaml-3.05)
Xavier Leroy wrote:

>>I just installed ocaml-3.05.  Compiling and installation worked
>>without any complains.  However, I am having problems linking with
>>dynamic libraries.
>>
>>hansr [4] [11:29] [~] ocamlmktop -o mytop nums.cma
>>Error on dynamically loaded library: /usr/local/lib/ocaml/dllnums.so: undefined symbol: custom_compare_default
>>
>
>On a fresh 3.05 install, dllnums.so should be loaded from lib/ocaml/stublibs
>rather than lib/ocaml.  I conjecture you have old files lying around
>in /usr/local/lib/ocaml.  Try "rm -rf /usr/local/lib/ocaml" before
>installing OCaml 3.05.
>
Can I suggest that the directory:

    /usr/local/lib/ocaml_3.05/

might be a better default name? In switching versions around, having to 
reinstall
is a pain.  Can't Ocaml 3.05 use a completely new set of directories so 
it can
be installed without clobbering 3.04?

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