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Date: 2008-12-02 (19:21)
From: Markus Mottl <markus.mottl@g...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Issues with Sexplib (#2)
On Sat, Nov 29, 2008 at 12:14 PM, Dario Teixeira
<> wrote:
> It compiles fine.  Now uncomment the "(* with sexp *)" parts, such that it
> makes use of the Sexplib syntax extension.  The compilation fails on the
> definition of body_sectional_order_t, with an error "type_is_recursive:
> unknown type construct".  Is this a known limitation in Type-conv/Sexplib?

This should be fixed in newer releases of type-conv.

> One last note to the authors of Sexplib: for each reporting of an issue with
> Sexplib there are tons of unreported happy cases.  It is such a great tool
> that I find myself using it everywhere, hence the inevitability of every
> now and then running into problems...

Thanks for the feedback!


Markus Mottl