OCPWin Installation Instructions
After downloading the OCPWin installer for your platform, follow these instructions to install OCPWin on your system.
Step 1 : Start the Installer
Click on the installer. Windows should warn you about the fact that it cannot verify the file. Just click on
Step 2: Verify the Installer Platform
Verify that you are running the installer for your platform: OCPWin32 can run on both Windows 32 and 64 bits, but OCPWIN64 is only for Windows 64 bits (now, very common). Click on
Step 3: Choose the Start Menu Folder
Choose the Start Menu folder where OCPWin should install its links. Usually, you do not need to modify this item.
Step 4: Read the License Agreement
OCPWin license agreement allows you to build application for any purpose with it, with the only restriction that you should not redistribute parts of the compiler itself. If you are looking for a less restrictive license, or an open-source license, you should contract with OCamlPro directly.
Step 5: Choose the Installation Directory
You can choose where to install OCPWin. Normally, it does not matter much, as the installer
will automatically add the
Step 6: Watch the Installation
The installer will now copy the files in the directory you chose, run post-install scripts and configure the system to have OCaml in the PATH.
Step 7: Finish the installation
Once it is finished, you can click on
Step 8: Start a Terminal
In the Start Menu, type
Step 9: Check your Configuration
In the terminal, you can try a few OCaml commands, such as
You are done !