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Date: 2007-04-02 (17:42)
From: Daniel_Bünzli <daniel.buenzli@e...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Installation of libraries with ocamlbuild

Le 2 avr. 07 à 19:22, skaller a écrit :

> I'm not sure that is a good idea .. IMHO it's premature.
> Installation is highly 'personal' and OS dependent,
> might include docs, man page, etc etc.

I'm sure it is a good idea. Only a standard coming from caml's  
development team is likely to be widely adopted. For example I  
personally don't use ocamlfind and find very annoying any library  
that _forces_ me to use it to install it.

I would be entirely satisfied by a very simple solution e.g. each  
library in its own directory in `ocamlc -where`, with everything in  
there (including documentation) according to a standard directory