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Date: 2008-10-06 (14:07)
From: Stefano Zacchiroli <zack@u...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Auto-generate mli from ml?
On Mon, Oct 06, 2008 at 03:36:25PM +0200, David Teller wrote:
>  I'm currently looking for a complete .ml -> .mli generator. That is, a
> generator which would essentially perform the same job as 'ocamlc -i',
> but which would keep whichever comments of the .ml remain meaningful in
> the .mli (i.e. anything that ocamldoc would keep). Now, that doesn't
> look like something too hard to write, with a combination of 'ocamlc -i'
> and camlp4, I'm just wondering if someone has already written such a
> tool.

It does not answer your question directly, but if I'm guessing
correctly that your goal is obtaining both the .mli and the ocamldoc
output, you can achieve that with legacy "ocamlc -i" and ocamldoc with
merge options on the .ml alone.

But it is likely that I'm not guessing correctly :-)

Stefano Zacchiroli -*- PhD in Computer Science \ PostDoc @ Univ. Paris 7
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