Re: Transition to OCaml 3.11.1... - and to /usr/lib/ocaml
Stefano Zacchiroli a écrit :
> Eya, sorry for the delay. No problem with the transition, I agree with
> the proposed plan.
> However, I'd like to propose an extra item to take care of during this
> transition. Namely: moving our standard library to /usr/lib/ocaml/.
I see no objection.
> Finally, doing the transition now will help in spotting packages that
> are not using the appropriate variable in debian/rules, but rather
> relying on hard-coded paths such as "/usr/lib/ocaml/@OCamlABI@/".
But these precautions won't be needed anymore once we do the switch,
Sylvain Le Gall a écrit :
> I think we are too tigh regarding time. I prefer that Ubuntu ship a good
> 3.11.0 release than to have to fight for months to get a 3.11.1.
Problem solved, it appears.
> Moreover, we can use 3.11.1 transition to stress test dh-ocaml after we
> have add some functionnalities (like automatic dependencies). This will
> made us wait until, at least, Debcamp.
This can be done independently. I'd rather not wait Debcamp to make this
transition (we might have other errands to run by then).