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Date: 2009-03-27 (15:10)
From: Basile STARYNKEVITCH <basile@s...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] PowerPC 405
Gregory Bellier wrote:
> Hi everybody.
> Do you know if it is possible to compile caml code on a PowerPC 405 
> from the Vertex 4 family ?
> We'd like to put this processor in a FPGA.
> On the Caml's website, it is written "PowerPC" but is it only for 
> Macintosch ?

That is probably not so hard if your processor runs some Linux kernel, 
or if you want to run only ocaml bytecode (not native).

The point is in what kind of runtime environment will your Ocaml run?

Also, what is your development toolchain? Are executables in ELF format? ...

What is your knowledge of Ocaml internals (notably the stdlib, the 
runtime C API)?

Do you have a usual C lib?


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