Version française
Home     About     Download     Resources     Contact us    

This site is updated infrequently. For up-to-date information, please visit the new OCaml website at

Browse thread
[Caml-list] is ocaml 3.07 object-file compatible with 3.06?
[ Home ] [ Index: by date | by threads ]
[ Search: ]

[ Message by date: previous | next ] [ Message in thread: previous | next ] [ Thread: previous | next ]
Date: 2003-07-25 (09:07)
From: Stefano Zacchiroli <zack@b...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] is ocaml 3.07 object-file compatible with 3.06?
On Fri, Jul 25, 2003 at 10:56:32AM +0200, Xavier Leroy wrote:
> If you try to use these libraries without recompiling them, you'll get
> plenty of "Files xxx and yyy make inconsistent assumptions about
> module Z".

If you think it's useful you can try a tool we are using for debian
packaging to discover where those incosistencies are. The tool (namely
"tofubar") scans a set of ocaml objects/interfaces or the ocaml standard
library and, using objinfo to discover them, print out inconsistencies.

tofubar is a simple ocaml _script_ and is available here:


Stefano Zacchiroli  --  Master in Computer Science @ Uni. Bologna, Italy
zack@{,,}  -
"  I know you believe you understood what you think I said, but I am not
sure you realize that what you heard is not what I meant!  " -- G.Romney

To unsubscribe, mail Archives:
Bug reports: FAQ:
Beginner's list: