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Date: 2010-12-07 (00:24)
From: Sylvain Le Gall <sylvain@l...>
Subject: Re: Pre-compiled ocaml binary for windows
On 06-12-2010, Matthieu Dubuget <> wrote:
> Hello,
>> There are still problem and we are lacking a bit of time to finish it.
> could you explain the problems remaining?

Here is the list so far:
1. no build system setup : Martin who first did the packaging, didn't
   have included how to build ocaml/findlib neither the binaries itself.
   So basically you need to build by hand to generate the .msi. This is
   not a big issue but for a collective effort it is better to have a
   common way to build the binaries
2. some environment variables are not set and make ocaml crash (AFAIR, we
   doesn't set OCAMLIB)
3. we don't ship the graphical toplevel
4. I am still not sure how to deal with ActiveTCL + OCaml (because of the
   ActiveTCL license)
5. Total lack of documentation 

1. is mandatory to my mind.

Sylvain Le Gall