Re: About CDuce and OCamlduce
Florian Weimer wrote:
>> - cduce needs the ocaml sources, ocaml-compiler-libs is not enough; the
>> reason is that cduce will -pack OCaml compiler modules, which requires
>> some special compilation command-line (-for-pack) for native code.
> Is this distinction relevant for Debian's platforms? Our ELF linker
> can relink pretty much anything into relocatable code.
In some previous versions, OCaml used binutils to rename symbols, thus
avoiding the need for the -for-pack option. But this has changed, and
now we need -for-pack. That's why CDuce depends on OCaml sources.