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[Caml-list] Announcing the OMake build system version 0.9.1
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Date: 2004-09-05 (19:09)
From: skaller <skaller@u...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Announcing the OMake build system version 0.9.1
On Mon, 2004-09-06 at 02:21, Marcin 'Qrczak' Kowalczyk wrote:
> skaller <> writes:
> >> But how does it know it? How to specify that in a different way than
> >> for make?
> >
> > I could suggest some, but first: you could use the same
> > way as for make.
> How does it simplify my life if I have to write the same Makefile as
> for make?

By build rule I mean the thing
in a makefile after the TAB character. 

> > However your dependency specification is treated like
> > an optimisation.
> It can't be so, because parts of the information about which sources
> to compile is encoded *only* in dependencies in a Makefile.

You can just compile the lot.

For Ocaml code I personally use a linear list with my 
own timestamp checking, and when i find a change
everything in the list thereafter is built.

John Skaller,
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