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[ANN] OCaml Batteries Included, alpha 3
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Date: 2009-02-09 (13:22)
From: Romain Bardou <Romain.Bardou@l...>
Subject: Re: ocamlbuild documentation (was Re: [Caml-list] Re: [ANN] OCaml Batteries Included, alpha 3)
> You need a reasonable base documentation first if you want people to try 
> your system. The bare minimum (i.e. the one that doesn't make your loose 
> your time with the system) is not here yet. And if you want to build 
> things for others to use you better have some empathy, so you should be 
> able to imagine some of these questions.
 > What I see in the wiki doesn't qualify as a manual to me.

Well I would disagree and say that the bare minimum is here. This is why 
I stopped contributing to the wiki: I had nothing else interesting to 
add. So now I ask: what exactly is missing from this bare minimum? In my 
opinion, questions such as "can I use the flag function inside the rule 
function" are definitely not part of the bare minimum.

(btw, the answer is: the use of the flag function inside the rule 
function is not specified, thus not documented)

Romain Bardou