[opam-devel] glob patterns and variables in opam files

Ashish Agarwal agarwal1975 at gmail.com
Mon Jun 8 18:38:58 BST 2015

On Sun, Jun 7, 2015 at 10:33 PM, Louis Gesbert <louis.gesbert at ocamlpro.com>

    [ "sh" "-c" "cp _build/* %{foo:lib}%" ]

This is good enough for me.

I'm afraid you're stuck with 'foo:name' at the moment, but I agree it's not
> ideal.
> Ideas to improve on these welcome!

We basically need a "this" variable, which is what %{name}% is. Maybe
interpolating nested variables would work, so we could really do
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