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From: Nathaniel Gray <n8gray@g...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Re: Building a universal binary on OS X?
On Sat, May 24, 2008 at 12:31 AM, Michel Schinz <Michel.Schinz@epfl.ch> wrote:
> Alan Schmitt <alan.schmitt@polytechnique.org> writes:
>
> [...]
>
>> My goal is to be able to compile the OS GUI version of Unison on a
>> single machine. Right now, using my intel-based notebook, I'm able to
>> compile a version that runs both on 10.4 and 10.5, but only on intel.
>
> [...]
>
>> I think I remember an old message addressing this, but I have not been
>> able to find it.
>
> You might be referring to this message:
>
> http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.comp.lang.caml.general/38930
>
> The cute trick consists in building a PPC version of OCaml on a PPC
> machine, and then copying it over to your Intel machine. It will run
> fine (albeit slowly) under Rosetta, and generate PPC executables.

See also:
http://caml.inria.fr/mantis/bug_view_advanced_page.php?bug_id=4303

Cheers,
-n8

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