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From: David Allsopp <dra-news@m...>
Subject: RE: [Caml-list] Installing libraries ?
Nicolas Pouillard wrote:

>Excerpts from david.teller's message of Mon Dec 17 00:40:27 +0100 2007:
>>     Hi,
>Hi,
>
> [...]
>
>> Can OCamlBuild install libraries, btw ?
>
>Not yet. I think that ocamlbuild will treat installation one day.

	Hang on a sec, if installation of libraries is on the ocamlbuild
roadmap, surely when that time comes your time will be vastly better spent
incorporating ocamlfind into the official OCaml distro instead?

	I'm aware that this sort of thing has been asked for before (and
Xavier and others have given very good support-based reasons for why
contributions to the OCaml codebase are kept to a minimum which I fully
respect) but why waste your time reinventing a very well-constructed wheel?
Do you have some amazing new installation features in mind (you may, of
course!)?

Just my 2p...


David