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Date: 2010-01-05 (16:55)
From: Laurent Le Brun <laurentlb@g...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Favorite OCaml editor?
On Tue, Jan 5, 2010 at 12:28 PM, Jon Harrop <> wrote:
>> 2) Ability to invoke a build tool so that reported errors allow me to
>> automatically jump to the offending lines.
> Yes but I'd rather have an IDE constantly recompiling and automatically
> flagging errors such that I can jump directly to them using the GUI.

Yes, Emacs can do that. This is called the flymake-mode. I've used it
a few times with OCaml (it required a few hacks, but it might be
easier to use now).

>> 5) Ability to switch rapidly between an ml file and its corresponding mli.
> Interesting.

Shortcut in Emacs : C-c C-a (works with both caml-mode and tuareg-mode).