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From: Jon Harrop <jon@f...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Scilab: Why not written in OCaml?
On Saturday 19 September 2009 08:39:14 Stéphane Lescuyer wrote:
> > ...and from INRIA's view I would think: they have developed
> > OCaml, but do not use it for their own developments....
> > ... strange, isn't it?
>
> I think you don't quite realize how big an institute the INRIA is :
>
> http://www.inria.fr/inria/enbref.en.html

On the contrary, the bigger INRIA is the more valuable it would be for them to 
eat their own dog food. If OCaml had more users in INRIA it would garner more 
useful feedback and would be more likely to get funding.

-- 
Dr Jon Harrop, Flying Frog Consultancy Ltd.
http://www.ffconsultancy.com/?e