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Date: 2008-03-13 (15:06)
From: Stefano Zacchiroli <zack@d...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] OSR: META files for packages containing syntax extensions
On Thu, Mar 13, 2008 at 12:40:30PM +0000, Dario Teixeira wrote:
> Though the Findlib manual describes the Camlp4 support as being
> experimental [2], it works well enough in practice to warrant a more
> widespread use.

I've nothing in contrary this wonderful proposal, even because in Debian
we have been fans of META files since the very beginning, requiring them
as per our internal policy.

Nevertheless, a paragraph like the above one IMO needs to be backed by
Gerd, as the author of findlib. I won't base a proposal like yours on
something which is still declared to be experimental.


Stefano Zacchiroli -*- PhD in Computer Science ............... now what?
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