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[ANN] OCaml Reins 0.1 - Persistent Data Structure Library
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Date: 2007-09-26 (17:23)
From: skaller <skaller@u...>
Subject: Re: Cherry-picking modules (was Re: [Caml-list] [ANN] OCaml Reins 0.1 - Persistent Data Structure Library)
On Wed, 2007-09-26 at 11:32 -0400, Michael Furr wrote:
> On Wed, 26 Sep 2007, Daniel Bünzli wrote:

> I think you need to separate who are *developers* and who are
> *users*. 
> Users are those which you should not depend on having an OCaml
> development 
> environment intalled.  This could be users of a stand-alone app, or 
> perhaps coders using felix.  When you distribute your software to
> them, it 
> will be in binary form, and you should take care to ensure this is as
> easy 
> as possible (especially if you're on a platform like windows).
> However, 
> this does not require you to keep them in your own source tree.

But it isn't: Felix is distributed as source code. Only in special
cases such as Debian-Linux are binary package made available.
[Thanks Mike!]

John Skaller <skaller at users dot sf dot net>
Felix, successor to C++: