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From: IKEDA Katsumi <ikeda@m...>
Subject: [Caml-list] How to install PXP

I want to install PXP (Polymorphic XML parser).

It requires findlib (ocamlfind) and ocamlnet. ocamlnet requires pcre-ocaml.

First, I install findlib. ocamlfind is installed in /usr/bin.

Second, I install pcre-ocaml. pcre libraries are installed
in /usr/lib/ocaml/contrib

Third, I try to install ocamlnet.

'configure' works well, however 'make all' makes the following error.

  ocamlfind ocamlc -g  -package "unix pcre" -thread -c netstring_top.mli
  ocamlfind: package 'pcre' not found

I try './configure -I +contrib -disable-findlib'
then I can install ocamlnet.
It is installed in /usr/lib/ocaml/ocamlnet.

But 'configure' of PXP says:

  $ ./configure 
  Checking for ocamlfind... found
  Checking for netstring... not found
  Sorry, installation is not possible without netstring!
  Please download netstring from

Please tell me the better way to install PXP.


IKEDA Katsumi  <>
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