[Teaching] Asking teachers: what support would you want to distribute OCaml to students ?

David Walker princedpw at gmail.com
Wed Nov 26 15:44:10 GMT 2014

At Princeton, we also have lots of students with windows machines and
support them by having them download a VM.


On Wed, Nov 26, 2014 at 10:17 AM, Benjamin Greenman <blg59 at cornell.edu>

> 1/ What systems does it need to work in ? Does that include Windows ?
> For the functional programming course at Cornell, we dropped Windows
> support in favor of a vagrant vm [1] in Fall 2013 and have since been much
> happier. Students can just double-click a few things and have a working
> install (complete with extra packages like pa_ounit and qcheck), and staff
> no longer needs to worry about cross-platform issues (especially important
> for GUIs).
> [1] https://github.com/cs3110/vagrant-opam
> _______________________________________________
> Teaching mailing list
> Teaching at lists.ocaml.org
> http://lists.ocaml.org/listinfo/teaching
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://lists.ocaml.org/pipermail/teaching/attachments/20141126/e2a861d2/attachment.html>

More information about the Teaching mailing list