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From: Sylvain Le Gall <sylvain@l...>
Subject: Re: camlp4 on Debian lenny
On 20-12-2008, Oliver Bandel <> wrote:
> Hello,
> What is with camlp5 and camlp4?
> Will camlp5 replace camlp4?
> Will it afterwards be renamed to camlp4?
> (This is, what I remember, but I'm not sure on it.)
> When will there be a consistent new way to work with this
> tools?
> Any idea on how to fix the problem (by using official administration
> tools)?

Well there is no problem in fact, 

camlp4 is the tool shipped with ocaml distribution
camlp5 is a separate tool compatible with camlp4 before ocaml 3.10.

These are 2 separate things, you are just following old tutorials (i.e.

Sylvain Le Gall