[MLton] questions on mlton
Wed, 10 Nov 2004 21:20:06 -0800
Hi Heath. Matthew forwarded your mail to the MLton developer list,
which is the best place to send MLton-related questions and to catch
the eyes of all the MLton developers. I'll add my 2 cents to his
> I'm interested in using CML with mlton on the x86 with OpenBSD.
MLton/CML doesn't use the underlying OS threads -- it uses its own
threads. So, we hope that CML on OpenBSD is no different than CML on
other platforms. MLton/CML does rely on the OS's signal handlers in
order to implement preemption.
> Also, I'm wondering if there are any resources related to mlton's
> runtime requirements.
There is almost no documentation of the MLton runtime system. If you
ask questions, we'll write answers and start adding documentation to