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From: John Goerzen <jgoerzen@c...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Ocaml on AIX
On Tue, Jun 29, 2004 at 07:14:07PM +0200, Thomas Fischbacher wrote:
> > You should be aware that ocamlopt does not presently work on AIX.  So
> > the best you could do would be bytecode (though if compiled with
> > -custom, you could still achieve a standalone binary).
> 
> Oh dear, that's bad news.
> 
> > Actually, it may be possible to make ocamlopt work on AIX 4.x, but we
> > have 5.1 over here.
> 
> What are the problems with AIX 5.*?

I don't recall exactly, but ocamlopt would refuse to build due to signal
handling problems for me.  The Inria folks have just (within the past
few days) announced that they will deprecate AIX support in ocamlopt.
You may want to search the recent archives of this list for more info.

-- John

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