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|0005557||OCaml||configure and build/install||public||2012-03-27 07:18||2012-03-27 10:42|
|Priority||normal||Severity||minor||Reproducibility||have not tried|
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|Summary||0005557: ./configure for mingw and msvc ports|
|Description||Configuring the system for mingw and msvc currently involve copying template files (in config), and adjusting one of them (config/Makefile).|
It should not be overly difficult to enrich the standard ./configure script to support these toolchains. Not all options need to be supported, and feature auto-detection could be bypassed. Being able to choose the target prefix and disable some of the otherlibs/camlp4 could be enough for a first step.
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This is not a problem report per se, and I feel that using the bug tracker this way diminishes its efficiency, making it harder to spot the real problem reports.
A separate configure-win32 script can be considered. I'd rather not complicate the current configure script, which is already awful.
|2012-03-27 07:18||frisch||New Issue|
|2012-03-27 10:42||xleroy||Note Added: 0007188|
|2012-03-27 10:42||xleroy||Status||new => resolved|
|2012-03-27 10:42||xleroy||Resolution||open => suspended|
|2017-02-23 16:38||doligez||Category||OCaml internal build/install (Makefiles, configure) => configure and build/install|
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