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From: Erik de Castro Lopo <mle+ocaml@m...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] ocaml support in autotools
Guillaume Rousse wrote:

> Hello.
> I'd like to have ocaml support in autotools (autoconf + automake),

I'd love to see autotol support as well.

> Autoconf support is quite simple to do, and even already done (I easily
> found  reference to
> But instead of
> loosely distributing those macros in a custom package, as currently done
> in Debian, I'd like to submit them directly to autoconf maintainers
> (with some modification, and with author's agreement of course). They
> are OK for this, provided there is some prior consensus in ocaml
> community first, to avoid continual macro change request of course.

I've never used autotools for Ocaml stuff, but thats because I
have not yet distributed any Ocaml code. That should change
in the next couple of months and I'd be happy to start looking
at this now.

  Erik de Castro Lopo
"I ran it on my DeathStation 9000 and demons flew out of my nose." --Kaz