new version of ocaml package (4.01.0-1)

Corinna Vinschen
Tue Oct 29 09:14:00 GMT 2013

On Oct 28 15:17, Yaakov (Cygwin/X) wrote:
> On 2013-10-25 04:25, Damien Doligez wrote:
> >So, here it is: I have a new version of the OCaml package (4.01.0-1),
> >both for 32 and 64 bits. I have uploaded the files to,
> >but I haven't put the !ready files yet.
> >
> >Both packages are marked as "test":
> >
> >- For 32 bits, because I don't want to hurt you again. I'm guessing
> >that a "test" version of the package will let you recompile the
> >libraries in Ports, and then when you tell me you're ready, I'll make
> >a "curr" version.
> Ack, I'll let you know when I'm finished the rebuild (but see below).
> >- For 64 bits, because we don't have Flexdll yet, so dynlink is not
> >supported, which means that many OCaml programs won't work. I've
> >already prodded the Flexdll upstream. I'm publishing this because
> >it's the best we can have on 64-bit for the moment.
> I started working on porting flexdll-0.31, but the testsuite is
> failing with "cannot relocate, target is too far" errors; IIUC the
> issue has to do with our use of the medium code model.  In the

In theory, the usage of the medium code model was supposed to *fix*
the issue.  Can the testsuite problem be reduced into a STC which we
can have a look at?


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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