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Date: 2005-08-08 (17:29)
From: Jon Harrop <jon@f...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] OCaml for Industry
On Monday 08 August 2005 18:14, Nicolas Cannasse wrote:
> That's bad news that nobody answered to this interesting topic within one
> week.

Yes. Back to the drawing board. :-)

> As for buying a report, it might be nice to freely provide some results and
> trends and then sell the "full report" if it's what you want to do.

Rather than writing a whole report (seeing as there's no interest in it), 
perhaps it would be better to have a news letter that people can subscribe 
to? That would be cheaper for customers and would require less initial 
investment on our part.

> My company is using OCaml is a lot of our projects, mainly for development
> tools (compilers, level generators, resources builders... ). It's perfectly
> suitable in the case where you need to manipulate a lot of data structures
> and apply algorithms to them.

Yes, that is exactly what we are finding. There is also a market for 
OCaml-generated C code, IMHO.

Dr Jon D Harrop, Flying Frog Consultancy Ltd.
Objective CAML for Scientists