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Here is the latest OCaml Weekly News, for the week of March 09 to 16, 2021.

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Gerd Stolpmann announced

findlib-1.9 is out. Changes:

  • Overhaul how separately installed packages (e.g. num) are handled (by David Allsopp).
  • Switch to opam-2.0 file format (by David Allsopp).
  • Fix an incomaptibility with ocaml-4.13 (by David Allsopp).
  • Expose the native toplevel (by Louis Gesbert).
  • Fix an incompatibility with "Jane Street Style" (by Mark Laws).
  • Switch from m4 to sed (by kit-ty-kate).

For manual, download, manuals, etc. see here:


An updated OPAM package will follow soon.

Compiler Explorer now supports OCaml 4.12.0

Sora Morimoto announced

Sorry to the OCaml hacker using Compiler Explorer for the late update (it took some time to deploy the infrastructure, etc.), but it now supports OCaml 4.12.0, but also 4.10.2 and 4.11.2!



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