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compiler-libs-hack / ocaml / bytecomp / cmo_format.mli

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(*                                OCaml                                *)
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(*            Xavier Leroy, projet Cristal, INRIA Rocquencourt         *)
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(*  Copyright 2006 Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et   *)
(*  en Automatique.  All rights reserved.  This file is distributed    *)
(*  under the terms of the Q Public License version 1.0.               *)
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(* Symbol table information for .cmo and .cma files *)

(* Relocation information *)

type reloc_info =
    Reloc_literal of Lambda.structured_constant    (* structured constant *)
  | Reloc_getglobal of Ident.t              (* reference to a global *)
  | Reloc_setglobal of Ident.t              (* definition of a global *)
  | Reloc_primitive of string               (* C primitive number *)

(* Descriptor for compilation units *)

type compilation_unit =
  { cu_name: string;                    (* Name of compilation unit *)
    mutable cu_pos: int;                (* Absolute position in file *)
    cu_codesize: int;                   (* Size of code block *)
    cu_reloc: (reloc_info * int) list;  (* Relocation information *)
    cu_imports: (string * Digest.t) list; (* Names and CRC of intfs imported *)
    cu_primitives: string list;         (* Primitives declared inside *)
    mutable cu_force_link: bool;        (* Must be linked even if unref'ed *)
    mutable cu_debug: int;              (* Position of debugging info, or 0 *)
    cu_debugsize: int }                 (* Length of debugging info *)

(* Format of a .cmo file:
     magic number (Config.cmo_magic_number)
     absolute offset of compilation unit descriptor
     block of relocatable bytecode
     debugging information if any
     compilation unit descriptor *)

(* Descriptor for libraries *)

type library =
  { lib_units: compilation_unit list;   (* List of compilation units *)
    lib_custom: bool;                   (* Requires custom mode linking? *)
    lib_ccobjs: string list;            (* C object files needed for -custom *)
    lib_ccopts: string list;            (* Extra opts to C compiler *)
    lib_dllibs: string list }           (* DLLs needed *)

(* Format of a .cma file:
     magic number (Config.cma_magic_number)
     absolute offset of library descriptor
     object code for first library member
     ...
     object code for last library member
     library descriptor *)