Bug#583475: META file for ocaml-llvm has a wrong filename

Mehdi Dogguy mehdi at dogguy.org
Tue Jun 1 15:06:02 UTC 2010

On 01/06/2010 16:57, Arthur Loiret wrote:
> Hi,
> 2010/5/30, Mehdi Dogguy <mehdi at dogguy.org>:
>> It *does* matter! When I have to open some META file by hand to see 
>> its content, it's much more easier to know beforehand (and without 
>> looking for it) where it is. For now, the situation is not uniform: 
>> most of the people put the META file under +$lib/META, some others 
>> put under METAS (but a few¹ of them when looking at the archive's 
>> state).
> Waiting for you comment and patch, Sylvain. :-)

Sylvain said privately (but I think I can repeat it) that it is almost a
matter of taste. I disagree but I don't have a strong opinion on that. It
was only an attempt to uniformize the location of META files. Feel free to
implement whatever solution you like. From an ocamlfind POV, it doesn't


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