[opam-devel] [Caml-list] [ANN] IOCaml v0.3

Anil Madhavapeddy anil at recoil.org
Mon Feb 17 11:27:43 GMT 2014

Thanks!  I've now merged in your zmq library, and have a candidate iocaml
port at: https://github.com/ocaml/opam-repository/pull/1690

I'll wait for Andy to acknowledge the port before merging it, as I've added
a small patch to improve OPAM compatibility.


On 17 Feb 2014, at 08:25, Anders Fugmann <anders at fugmann.net> wrote:

> Hi Anil,
> I created a tag '3.2-0'.
> 3.2 indicates the zmq c library version, and 0 is the version of the ocaml bindings. The opam package could then have version 3.2.0
> This is not Semantic Versioning[1]. If you have a better suggestion for tag names, please let me know.
> As for the ubuntu/debian zmq package names, the needed packages are called 'libzmq3' for runtime and 'libzmq3-dev' is needed for compilation.
> Regards
> Anders Fugmann
> [1] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Software_versioning
> On 02/14/2014 04:51 PM, Anil Madhavapeddy wrote:
>> On 14 Feb 2014, at 14:31, Anders Fugmann <anders at fugmann.net> wrote:
>>> On 02/14/2014 02:32 PM, Anil Madhavapeddy wrote:
>>>> The reason I suggest adding a new package `zmq` in this case is
>>>> because the existing `ocaml-zmq` is misnamed in OPAM anyway, so we
>>>> can solve two problems at once.
>>> I'm all fine with this name change.
>>> If you like to have a tag in the git repository to track opam versions, please let me know.
>> A release tag would be great.  Is there an Ubuntu zeromq package
>> with the right version?  Need to add that to the depexts field to
>> pass the test bot for OPAM stable.
>> cheers,
>> Anil

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