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Date: 2003-07-18 (14:12)
From: Xavier Leroy <xavier.leroy@i...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] ocamlmklib on Windows
> This is surely similar to the need for compiling C object files with
> -fPIC/-fpic under Linux if they are to become DLLs. 

The Windows issue is much worse than this.  An object file compiled
with -fpic can be linked statically just fine.  The code generated
with -fpic might be slightly less efficient, but behaves the same.
So, the same object files can be shared between a static lib and a
DLL.  Not so under Windows.

- Xavier Leroy

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