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Date: 2005-10-31 (12:33)
From: Robert Roessler <roessler@r...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] ocamlrun.a
Christophe Papazian wrote:
> I tried to compile LablPCRE on mac os X (Tiger), but this error happened :
> ld  -o  ml_pcre.d.o libpcre.a `ocamlc.opt -where`/ocamlrun.a
> ld: can't open: /usr/local/lib/ocaml/ocamlrun.a (No such file or 
> directory, errno = 2)
> ok, so there is no ocamlrun.a. These must be due to mac os X, and some 
> dynamic feature (?)
> Anyway, how can I compile LablPCRE on my computer ? and how can I 
> compile all those library/packages
> that I will probably use in a near future that all need ocamlrun.a ??

Well, we are still waiting for some kind soul or souls to contribute 
more "*nix-like" sections and settings for the LablPCRE Makefile.  As 
distributed, the package is able to be built (as stated in the 
Makefile) with a Microsoft toolchain for Windows... :)

Not that it solves your problem, but there is a newer and much 
improved version of the package at

I have been holding off release in the hope that some of the needed 
other build settings would come trickling in.

Robert Roessler