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Date: 2005-02-25 (09:13)
From: Oliver Bandel <oliver@f...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] OCaml && COCOA-Environment (Mac-OS-X/GUI)
On Thu, Feb 24, 2005 at 12:40:46PM -0800, Paul Snively wrote:
> This is exactly what I have in mind: take advantage of Forklift's 
> external annotations to header files. So: revise Forklift to parse 
> Objective-C headers, write (external) annotations to Apple's headers, 
> and use Forklift to generate the O'Caml wrappers. Indeed, part of the 
> point is very much to end up in a position where changes Apple makes to 
> the headers necessitate hopefully minor revisions to the annotations 
> and an automated regeneration.

Apropos Apple.... when M$ creates F# out of Ocaml,
why not to trigger Apple to create sometging like
BackendObjects or ScientificObjects (as complementary to
WebObjects) out of OCaml on OS-X?!

Maybe we should trigger Apple for this?!

If not, they will use Objective-C and Java and nothing else.