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From: Ian Zimmerman <>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] How to use -map , -no-alias-deps and friends?
Date: Wed, 31 Jul 2019 16:14:47 -0700
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On 2019-08-01 00:07, Florian Angeletti wrote:

> As far as I can see your invocation of ocamldep in the .depend target
> is mostly fine. You may want to add `-open Aaa` too (another minor
> issue here is that `-as-map` is a global flag and does not take an
> argument) . The problem seems to come from your undisclosed linkorder
> script.

As you probably suspect, uses ocamldep too, taking only the
submodule names (ie. excluding and Aaa.mli).

> Note than another option to compute .depend and the link order is to
> use `codept` (available on opam) with the `-no-alias-deps` flag, which
> removes the need of declaring any map file by hand.

That is very interesting, and probably the best option for this style of
aliasing.  Meanwhile I was able to quickly make it work with -pack ; do
I understand correctly that the only significant drawback is linking all
the submodules from any program requesting the library?

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Thread overview: 14+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-07-31 21:18 Ian Zimmerman
2019-07-31 21:52 ` Nicolás Ojeda Bär
2019-08-06 18:48   ` Ian Zimmerman
2019-08-07 20:32     ` [Caml-list] opam and dune [Was: How to use -map] Ian Zimmerman
2019-08-08  1:39       ` Rudi Grinberg
2019-08-08 17:48         ` Hendrik Boom
2019-08-08 17:54           ` Rudi Grinberg
2019-08-08 19:38             ` Daniel Bünzli
2019-11-15  0:32         ` Ian Zimmerman
2019-08-08 18:05       ` Yawar Amin
2019-08-08 19:03         ` Josh Berdine
2019-07-31 22:08 ` [Caml-list] How to use -map , -no-alias-deps and friends? Florian Angeletti
2019-07-31 23:15   ` Ian Zimmerman [this message]
2019-08-01  9:40     ` Florian Angeletti

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