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Date: 2003-03-30 (10:26)
From: Xavier Leroy <xavier.leroy@i...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] VxWorks? mailing list?
> Has anyone heard of running OCaml programs under the VxWorks real-time
> OS from WindRiver?  People who build actual products are asking me if
> my OCaml code can run under VxWorks and I'd appreciate hearing about
> any experiences others have had with either compiling the byte-code
> interpreter or getting native code to work for any of the VxWorks
> targets.  Wouldn't it be nice if we could point to OCaml code in
> everyday office products?

I have no experience with VxWorks, but from their Web site it appears
to be POSIX-compliant.  If so, chances are very high that the bytecode
interpreter will compile and work right out of the box.  For the
native-code compiler, the porting effort can range from the trivial
(e.g. one of the supported configurations just happens to work) to the
fairly hard (e.g. a new code generator has to be written).  It's not
possible to say without more details on the target platform and

- Xavier Leroy

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