English version
Accueil     À propos     Téléchargement     Ressources     Contactez-nous    

Ce site est rarement mis à jour. Pour les informations les plus récentes, rendez-vous sur le nouveau site OCaml à l'adresse ocaml.org.

Browse thread
Dynlink and ocamlfind for camlp4 3.11?
[ Home ] [ Index: by date | by threads ]
[ Search: ]

[ Message by date: previous | next ] [ Message in thread: previous | next ] [ Thread: previous | next ]
Date: 2009-10-05 (17:28)
From: David Allsopp <dra-news@m...>
Subject: RE: [Caml-list] Dynlink and ocamlfind for camlp4 3.11?
Conglun Yao wrote:
> Thanks for all of your help. 
> Unfortunately, it still does not work. It is really nightmare to use camp4
in a windows machine.

In this instance, it's very much Cygwin that's causing the problem, rather
than Windows! I didn't realise that Cygwin's Dynlink only extended to pure
bytecode (it used not to have Dynlink at all).

> I try to reinstall plain OCaml without using GODI, if the same error
happens, I have to go back to Ubuntu.

You could try using the -w32port mingw flag for GODI to build the MinGW
version of OCaml - you can still use it from Cygwin's bash prompt but you
will definitely have a fully functional dynamic loading version.
Alternatively, if you want I can email you the instructions change log I use
for building MinGW & MSVC OCaml on Windows (one day I'll have the time to
put it online <sigh>).

Try GODI/MinGW first - building PCRE is not trivial and AFAIK GODI has full
build-support for ocaml-pcre on Windows.