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Bug 528454 (ocaml-batteries) - Review Request: ocaml-batteries - OCaml Batteries Included
Summary: Review Request: ocaml-batteries - OCaml Batteries Included
Alias: ocaml-batteries
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: Package Review
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Nobody's working on this, feel free to take it
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On: ocaml-bin-prot
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2009-10-12 10:13 UTC by Richard W.M. Jones
Modified: 2015-04-13 07:29 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2012-06-29 22:02:46 UTC

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Description Richard W.M. Jones 2009-10-12 10:13:35 UTC
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OCaml Batteries Included is a comprehensive core library for OCaml.
It aims at a "community-driven effort to standardize on an consistent,
documented, and comprehensive development platform for the OCaml
programming language."

As such it contains many different modules for standard purposes, and
also includes (and supercedes) some other OCaml modules such as

Comment 1 Richard W.M. Jones 2009-10-12 10:15:32 UTC
rpmlint says:

ocaml-batteries.x86_64: E: useless-provides ocaml(Batteries)

 - Batteries exports two OCaml modules with the same name, so we end
   up with two dependencies.  This is actually correct.

ocaml-batteries.x86_64: W: devel-file-in-non-devel-package /usr/lib64/ocaml/batteries/

 - '' is needed by the Batteries REPL, so it's correct to put
   this file into the base package and not into the -devel package.

Comment 2 Jason Tibbitts 2010-11-01 22:18:18 UTC
This one doesn't seem to build for me:

+ ocamlfind ocamldep -pp camlp4oof -modules src/core/batteries_config.mli > src/core/batteries_config.mli.depends
sh: camlp4oof: command not found

A failing scratch build is at

(Just looking over old review tickets.)

Comment 3 Richard W.M. Jones 2010-11-02 09:36:35 UTC
That'll be a missing BR on ocaml-camlp4-devel.

Comment 4 Jason Tibbitts 2012-06-29 22:02:46 UTC
Still no buildable package in something like 19 months; I'm just going to close this out.

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