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From: Nicolas Pouillard <nicolas.pouillard@g...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] ocamlbuild's symlink behavior
Excerpts from Ashish Agarwal's message of Tue Mar 04 02:26:33 +0100 2008:
> It is probably better to refer to the executables under _build in external
> scripts.
> 
> On Mon, Mar 3, 2008 at 1:04 PM, Eric Cooper <ecc@cmu.edu> wrote:
> > Ocamlbuild seems to create a symbolic link into the _build directory
> > when you build a single target. But it removes that symlink if you
> > build a different target, and it doesn't produce any symlinks if you
> > build a *.otarget.
> >
> > Is there any rationale for this? It makes it difficult to use the
> > resulting symlinks in any kind of build script.

That's right, symlinks was more to explain the user where things are.

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Nicolas Pouillard aka Ertai