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Date: 2003-11-25 (07:38)
From: Stefano Zacchiroli <zack@b...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Ocaml and Samba function name collisions
On Mon, Nov 24, 2003 at 04:31:24PM -0800, Blair Zajac wrote:
> The synopsis of this message is to ask that the Ocaml source
> code prepend a Ocaml specific string, "ml_", "caml_" or "ocaml_"
> to all function names in Ocaml's source code to avoid name
> collisions with other packages.  My case is made below :)

I will definitely sign this petition. I had a similar problem while
trying to write an ocaml binding to the graphviz library. Both the
libraries defined, IIRC, a color struct used in graphviz for node colors
and in ocaml by the GC :-(


^Stefano Zacchiroli -- Master in Computer Science @ Uni. Bologna, Italy$
^zack@{,,} --$
^Frequentando il mio maestro mi ero reso conto [.] che la logica poteva$
^servire a molto a condizione di entrarci dentro e poi di uscirne -Adso$

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