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From: Jon Harrop <jon@f...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Shared run-time DLLs for commerce
On Tuesday 08 January 2008 19:39:04 Christophe TROESTLER wrote:
> On Mon, 7 Jan 2008 22:17:31 +0100, Stefano Zacchiroli wrote:
> > FWIW it would also save a lot of time and effort for maintainers of
> > OCaml-related software in (binary-based) GNU/Linux distributions, as
> > Debian and Red Hat.
>
> On Tue, 8 Jan 2008 16:03:51 +0000, Richard Jones wrote:
> > This is certainly true.  The single, brittle digest is a real problem
> > for Red Hat.  It should be at least possible to add additional values
> > and types without that causing incompatibility.
>
> Why don't you guys discuss exactly what kind of robustness you need
> and introduce a feature wish in the bug tracker?

Of course, the package maintainers could always simply remove the digest test 
from their own OCaml package and hope for the best. ;-)

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Dr Jon D Harrop, Flying Frog Consultancy Ltd.
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