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0001595OCaml-for CamlIDL use 13:282003-03-20 15:49
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Summary0001595: lack of manpage
DescriptionFull_Name: Stefano Zacchiroli
Version: 3.06
OS: Debian GNU/Linux
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camlidl lacks a manpage.

Follow the manpage we are using in the camlidl debian package. It was provided
by Georges Mariano.


.\" Hey, EMACS: -*- nroff -*-
.\" First parameter, NAME, should be all caps
.\" Second parameter, SECTION, should be 1-8, maybe w/ subsection
.\" other parameters are allowed: see man(7), man(1)
.TH CAMLIDL SECTION "novembre 7, 2001"
.\" Please adjust this date whenever revising the manpage.
.\" Some roff macros, for reference:
.\" .nh disable hyphenation
.\" .hy enable hyphenation
.\" .ad l left justify
.\" .ad b justify to both left and right margins
.\" .nf disable filling
.\" .fi enable filling
.\" .br insert line break
.\" .sp <n> insert n+1 empty lines
.\" for manpage-specific macros, see man(7)
camlidl \- a stub code generator for Objective Caml
.B camlidl
.RI [options] <.idl file> ... <.idl file>
This manual page documents briefly the
.B camlidl
This manual page was written for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution
because the original program does not have a manual page.
.\" TeX users may be more comfortable with the \fB<whatever>\fP and
.\" \fI<whatever>\fP escape sequences to invode bold face and italics,
.\" respectively.
\fBcamlidl\fP is a program that generates
stub code for interfacing Caml with C from an IDL description of the C
A summary of options is included below.
.B \-I <dir> Add directory to search path
.B \-D <symbol> Pass -D<symbol> to the C preprocessor
.B \-cpp
Pass the .idl files through the C preprocessor (default)
.B \-nocpp
Do not pass the .idl files through the C preprocessor
.B \-prepro <cmd>
Use <cmd> as the preprocessor instead of the C preprocessor
.B \-header
Generate a .h file containing all type definitions
.B \-no-include
Do not #include the .h file in the generated .c file
.B \-prefix-all-labels
Prefix all ML name of record labels with name of enclosing struct
.B \-keep-labels
Do not prefix ML names of record labels, even if ambiguous
.B \-help
Show summary of options.
.B \-v, \-\-version
Show version of program.
This manual page was written by Georges Mariano <>,
for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).

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Date Modified Username Field Change
2005-11-18 10:13 administrator New Issue
2017-02-16 14:37 xleroy Category CamlIDL => for CamlIDL use [^]
2017-02-23 16:43 doligez Category for CamlIDL use [^] => -for CamlIDL use [^]

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