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From: Florian Angeletti <florian.angeletti@inria.fr>
To: caml-list@inria.fr
Subject: [Caml-list] OCaml 4.08.1+rc3
Date: Thu, 1 Aug 2019 14:38:56 +0200
Message-ID: <025da503-eca1-0c45-9159-1b97f4718894@inria.fr> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <52a8b5c9-7e82-a6b0-399f-8a5393c220ac@inria.fr>

Dear OCaml users,

The release of OCaml version 4.08.1 is expected for next week.

Before this happy event, we are releasing a third and last release 
candidate.
This new release integrates two configuration fixes from Debian and Fedora
with the rc2 fixes for compilation failures in presence of "-pack"
reported by Fabian @copy (breaking nocrypto),
and dynlinking failures in bytecode mode reported by Andre Maroneze
(breaking Frama-C).

The source code is available at these addresses:

  https://github.com/ocaml/ocaml/archive/4.08.1+rc3.tar.gz
  https://caml.inria.fr/pub/distrib/ocaml-4.08/ocaml-4.08.1+rc3.tar.gz

The compiler can also be installed as an OPAM switch with one of the
following commands:

opam switch create ocaml-variants.4.08.1+rc3 
--repositories=default,beta=git+https://github.com/ocaml/ocaml-beta-repository.git

or

opam switch create ocaml-variants.4.08.1+rc3+<VARIANT> 
--repositories=default,beta=git+https://github.com/ocaml/ocaml-beta-repository.git

  where you replace <VARIANT> with one of these:
    afl
    default-unsafe-string
    force-safe-string
    flambda
    fp
    fp+flambda

We want to know about any bugs. Please report them here:
  https://github.com/ocaml/ocaml/issues

Happy hacking,
— Florian Angeletti, for the OCaml team.

OCaml 4.08.1 rc3:
------------------------

### Bug fixes:

- #7887: ensure frame table is 8-aligned on ARM64 and PPC64
   (Xavier Leroy, report by Mark Hayden, review by Mark Shinwell
    and Gabriel Scherer)

- #8751: fix bug that could result in misaligned data section when 
compiling to
   native-code on amd64.  (observed with the mingw64 compiler)
   (Nicolás Ojeda Bär, review by David Allsopp)

- #8769, #8770: Fix assertion failure with -pack
   (Leo White, review by Gabriel Scherer, report by Fabian @copy)

- #8816, #8818: fix loading of packed modules with Dynlink (regression in
   #2176).
   (Leo White, report by Andre Maroneze, review by Gabriel Scherer)

- #8830: configure script: fix tool prefix detection and Debian's armhf
   detection
   (Stéphane Glondu, review by David Allsopp)

- #8843, #8841: fix use of off_t on 32-bit systems.
   (Stephen Dolan, report by Richard Jones, review by Xavier Leroy)


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Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-07-18 22:03 [Caml-list] OCaml 4.08.1+rc1 Florian Angeletti
2019-07-19  9:23 ` Anil Madhavapeddy
2019-07-24 15:06 ` [Caml-list] OCaml 4.08.1+rc2 Florian Angeletti
2019-08-01 12:39   ` Florian Angeletti [this message]

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