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From: Vincent Balat <vincent.balat@p...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] NaCl/OCaml (OCaml as a client-side web programming language)

Very interesting! We will try to make Eliom Client (the client side 
programming framework for Ocsigen) work on it.

A summary of solutions to use Ocaml for client side programming:
 - OcamlJs (by Jake Donham): compiler OCaml -> JS
 - O'Browser (by Benjamin Canou): Ocaml virtual machine written in JS
 - NaCl/Ocaml: native code! (but requires Native client to be installed and 
only x86 for now)
 - and there may also be a compiler Ocaml bytecode -> JS soon ;-)


> Hello,
> 
> I'm pleased to announce the initial release of NaCl/OCaml, a version
> of the native-code OCaml compiler whose output can be validated as
> safe to run over the web.  Together with the "Native Client" plug-in
> under development at Google, this means that OCaml can now be used for
> client-side web programming!
> 
> For more about Native Client, see http://code.google.com/p/nativeclient/.
> 
> For NaCl/OCaml, including a ray tracer demo, see
> http://code.google.com/p/nacl-ocaml/.
> 
> Feedback is welcome and appreciated.  Please feel free to email me,
> report bugs at the project website, or email
> nacl-ocaml-discuss@googlegroups.com.
> 
> Thanks,
> Jeremy
> 
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