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From: Aleksey Nogin <nogin@m...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] ocamlbuild
On 05.08.2007 16:19, skaller wrote:

> To do this, it must read filenames written with / in it,
> but use filenames with \ replacing the /. I'd say this is
> mandatory, so the same build control file will work on
> all platforms. Then you need to document that Unix filenames
> must be used, even on Windows.
> 
> Note: although *Ocaml* basenames cannot have spaces in them,
> the directories that contain them can. So Ocamlbuild must be
> sure to quote all filenames, in case they have spaces.
> This includes allowing quotes in the input specs.
> Unix file systems allow spaces in filenames too, and many
> modern Desktops will have 'folders' with spaces in
> (if a 'doze or fruit user gets Ubuntu in their office).

I do not know if ocamlbuild addresses these, but I know that OMake does ;-).

Aleksey