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Date: 2009-01-24 (19:09)
From: Nicolas Pouillard <nicolas.pouillard@g...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] "Virtual" dependencies in ocamlbuild
Excerpts from Stéphane Glondu's message of Sat Jan 24 19:27:08 +0100 2009:
> Hi all,
> Is there any way to add a dependency to a .cma file without adding it to
> the linking command?
> It seems that "dep" from the API also adds the dependency for linking:
> for example, if that dependency is a stamp file, that stamp file is
> stupidly added to "ocamlc -a" command, making it fail.

You can avoid linking by adding the "dont_link_with" tag, to your dep

Best regards,

Nicolas Pouillard