Stream: Coq Platform devs & users

Topic: Merge opam patch repo to official repo

view this post on Zulip Michael Soegtrop (Oct 02 2021 at 15:25):

@Karl Palmskog : can you please have a look at (, especially extra-dev and tell me what you want to have upstream from this and if I should update the corresponding released packages of the flex packages or ask the authors (a ~flex package is identical to the one without ~flex except that version restrictions are removed from opam and possible make/configure).

Please note that there are some updates in PR (

view this post on Zulip Théo Zimmermann (Oct 02 2021 at 16:05):

Yes, absolutely. When you discover that a package version constraints can be relaxed, please do submit the relaxing to the opam repository.

view this post on Zulip Karl Palmskog (Oct 02 2021 at 17:47):

@Michael Soegtrop it's a ton of work to compare every package, so I will try to give the general rules of thumb:

Example: coq-deriving.0.1.0~flex should be submitted to the archive as a modification of the coq-deriving.0.1.0 package in released, and definitely not live in extra-dev

view this post on Zulip Karl Palmskog (Oct 02 2021 at 17:49):

if possible, please submit "staggered" pull requests that contain at most 3 packages each. This will speed up the reviewing and merging process a lot.

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