packages (was Re: [MLton] syntax error for "_address")

Thu, 03 Nov 2005 11:07:32 +1100

On Wed, 2005-11-02 at 15:27 -0800, Stephen Weeks wrote:
> > I have a library of SML code that I want to use in multiple
> > applications.  It depends on C libraries and it uses "_export" to
> > generate C code.  I can provide both a Makefile and mlb file for the
> > library, but how will these connect to the application build
> > process?  How am I going to pass requirements for C libraries,
> > etc. up to the application's build process? 
> How would you do this if your library was written in C instead of SML?
> (I do not mean this sarcastically)

pkg-config, Debian .. or plain 'suck it and see' .. :)

John Skaller <skaller at users dot sf dot net>
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