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From: Christian Lindig <lindig@v...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] ocaml support in autotools

On Aug 1, 2006, at 10:15 AM, Erik de Castro Lopo wrote:
> I'd like to have ocaml support in autotools (autoconf + automake),

Having a ./configure is very convenient for developers and users alike. 
Hoever, it does not have to be generated from Autoconf. The OCaml 
distribution uses manually written shell scripts, I am using a Perl 
script (since Perl is basically always available). You can take a look 
here:

	https://trac.vistabella.de/ocamlburg/browser/trunk/configure

I found it much easier to implement the checks that I need in my own 
little Perl script rather than relying on Autotools.

-- Christian