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[Caml-list] question: "autoconfiguration" of Ocaml code (checking for libraries)
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Date: 2003-01-30 (13:59)
From: Damien Doligez <damien.doligez@i...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] question: "autoconfiguration" of Ocaml code (checking for libraries)
On Wednesday, January 29, 2003, at 10:54 PM, Maxence Guesdon wrote:

>  let version = Sys.ocaml_version in
>  if float_of_string version < 3.06 then

Don't do that.  Sys.ocaml_version is not a floating-point number.
If it was, it would have type float instead of string.

This is much less likely to fail:

    if version < "3.06" then ...

-- Damien

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