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Date: 2008-07-07 (14:47)
From: Sylvain Le Gall <sylvain@l...>
Subject: Re: Ocaml and lablgtk interface committed or not?
On 07-07-2008, Richard Jones <> wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 07, 2008 at 10:41:45AM +0800, bill yan wrote:
>> Just a general question, Are Ocaml and lablgtk interfaces committed? I
>> mean whether Ocaml and lablgtk interfaces(command and library) always
>> backward compatible? Thanks a lot.
> For this reason, Fedora freezes OCaml & lablgtk versions every six
> months and avoids upgrading them in old releases.  We wouldn't upgrade
> them unless there was some absolutely unavoidable security problem or
> similar emergency.

This statement applies for all kind of ocaml distribution (debian, godi,
freebsd...) and for all ocaml libraries (pxp, ocaml-libivrt...)

You should understand that, apart from the fact that lablgtk is written
in OCaml, there is no link between lablgtk library and ocaml INRIA

Lablgtk is just a library written in/for OCaml.

Sylvain Le Gall