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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 1.7.3nb1, Package name: ocaml-findlib-1.7.3nb1, Maintainer: jaapb

The "findlib" software provides a scheme to manage reusable software
components in the form of libraries, and includes tools that support
this scheme. A library installed as a findlib component is also called
a package. The point is that the findlib scheme allows it to store
metainformation about the library, especially how it can be used in
programs. The packages are kept in the filesystem hierarchy, but the
directory structure is defined by findlib, and there is no way to
deviate from this standard. The library contains functions to look the
directory up that stores a package, to query metainformation about a
package, and to retrieve dependency information about multiple packages.
There is also a tool that allows the user to enter queries on the
command-line. In order to simplify compilation and linkage, there are
new frontends of the various OCaml compilers that can directly deal
with packages.


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   2017-09-08 11:51:27 by Jaap Boender | Files touched by this commit (113) | Package updated
Log message:
Recursive revbump associated with update of ocaml to 4.05
   2017-07-11 11:57:11 by Jaap Boender | Files touched by this commit (7) | Package updated
Log message:
Updated package to latest version, 1.7.3. Apart from a pkgsrc patch that
allows for installation of .cmxs files, changes include:

1.7.3:
Fix regarding num-top: this library is now also optional, as num.

1.7.2:
Trying to protect against failures when several package installs are done in
parallel.

New subpackage "findlib.top" for the toploop (Jeremie Dimino).

The "num" library is now optional.

Shell scripts are started via "sh" command when there is no /bin/sh (ygrek)
   2017-04-24 23:47:47 by Maya Rashish | Files touched by this commit (2)
Log message:
ocaml-findlib: make PLIST entry for 64bit platforms only
spacetime profiling only works on 64bit according to ocaml's configure script

blind fix for i386 based on build fail logs, logic taken from nss
   2016-12-30 12:17:03 by Jaap Boender | Files touched by this commit (89) | Package updated
Log message:
Recursive revbump associated with ocaml update to 4.04.
   2016-11-30 14:46:14 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (5) | Package updated
Log message:
Updated ocaml-findlib to 1.7.1.

Fix man page installation.

Changes:

1.7.1:
added missing file to tarball

1.7.0:
New command "ocamlfind printppx" that outputs
how the ppx preprocessor would be called (Hendrik Tews).

Support for the raw_spacetime library that comes with
OCaml 4.04 (Gerd Stolpmann with help from Mark Shinwell).

Require that ocamlc and ocamlc.opt are installed to the
same directory for emitting the "opt" setting in the generated
config file - same for ocamlopt.opt, ocamldep.opt, ocamldoc.opt.
   2016-06-25 15:55:15 by Jaap Boender | Files touched by this commit (4) | Package updated
Log message:
- Removed ocaml-findlib-register, no longer needed;
- Updated INSTALL fragment to detect and add to ld.conf the autodetected
  libraries that are part of the standard ocaml installation
Discussed on packages@ and OK'd by jperkin
   2016-05-05 11:42:19 by Jaap Boender | Files touched by this commit (4) | Package updated
Log message:
Updated package to latest version, 1.6.2. Changes include:
Uninstalling findlib no longer uninstalls the ocamlbuild library by accident
(Gabriel Scherer, Edwin Török)
Adding an "ocamldoc" library, providing the cmi's for ocamldoc plugins
(suggested by Armaël Guéneau)
Support for OCaml-4.03: recognize that the new -color option has an argument
(reported by Guillaume Bury)
   2016-04-30 22:16:11 by Joerg Sonnenberger | Files touched by this commit (1)
Log message:
Not MAKE_JOBS_SAFE.