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Date: 2008-01-28 (13:40)
From: Sylvain Le Gall <sylvain@l...>
Subject: Re: [OSR] OCaml Standard Recommandation Process
On 27-01-2008, Dario Teixeira <> wrote:
> Hallo,
>>  As I have mentioned in my previous message, during the OCaml Developer
>> Days, the INRIA team has made clear that, among other things, the
>> community is essentially in charge of recommending best practices,
>> standards, etc. A candidate name has been suggested: "OSR", for "OCaml
>> Standard Recommandations."
> I'm looking forward to hearing more about the results from yesterday's
> meeting (are there minutes?).  In any case, the OSR seems like a very
> reasonable process.
> I'll start with one thorn: the Unicode situation.  Everyone plus their
> mother defines some custom Unicode module.  ExtLib has one, Camomile
> has obviously a few, Ocamlnet has its own thing, etc, etc.  It would make
> sense to have instead a fairly simple "Unicode" package that defined the
> basic data type, and then have all these libs use that one.  I bet this
> was discussed yesterday -- what was the conclusion?

You can already read every presentations on the website (.pdf and .odp).
At one time in the future, i will also put the video of every talks
somewhere (YouTube?) and a link on the wiki page.

Sylvain Le Gall