Standard library for OCaml (by janestreet)

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  • My Thoughts on OCaml
    11 projects | | 25 Apr 2023
    I don’t know OCaml, or really any language that would help me fully understand the code, but my exposure to OCaml is this stuff, and it looks pretty clean to me.

    Of course, I haven’t read every file, so maybe I got lucky with my random sampling.

  • Delimiter-First Code
    3 projects | | 9 Dec 2022
  • My adventures in ML Land
    5 projects | | 20 Mar 2022
    Real World OCaml uses Base to replace OCaml's stdlib. I am not very fond of Base since it deviates from the standard convention of passing functions before values in HOC. To fix the ordering, one has to use labels:
  • I'm typecasting a lot, help
    2 projects | /r/ocaml | 10 Sep 2021
    As far as standard library usage goes, I highly recommend using Base. Instead of implementing list_of_string, you could use Base.String.to_list. Even if you don't end up using Base, you can get the same thing from the built in standard library by doing String.to_seq then List.of_seq.
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janestreet/base is an open source project licensed under MIT License which is an OSI approved license.

The primary programming language of base is OCaml.

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