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[Caml-list] Announcing the OMake build system version 0.9.1
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Date: 2004-09-04 (17:41)
From: Nicolas Cannasse <warplayer@f...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Announcing the OMake build system version 0.9.1
> OMake is a build system, similar to GNU make, but with many additional
> features.  The home site for OMake is http://omake.metaprl.org/

Interesting !
However, I can't help thinking that I don't write to learn yet another
language for writing my Makefiles... Why not using directly OCaml for
writing Makefiles and exposing all nice OMake features through a library ?
You would benefit of a good tool for error checks which is the Ocaml

Other way to ask the question : what features make the OMake language better
than OCaml for writing Makefiles ? Or is it just syntactic sugar ?

Nicolas Cannasse

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