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more helpful error message with incompatible .cmis #3662

vicuna opened this Issue May 24, 2005 · 1 comment


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vicuna commented May 24, 2005

Original bug ID: 3662
Reporter: administrator
Assigned to: @gasche
Status: closed (set by @xavierleroy on 2015-07-24T08:39:00Z)
Resolution: fixed
Priority: normal
Severity: feature
Fixed in version: 4.00.0
Category: ~DO NOT USE (was: OCaml general)

Bug description

Full_Name: henri dubois-ferriere
Version: 3.08.3
OS: debian
Submission from: (

i just upgraded to 3.08.3, and by mistake did a 'make' in a directory which had
.cmi's compiled with 3.07 still lying around.

the error message was "misc.mli is not a compiled interface"

it would be good (esp for beginners who might get confused) if the error message
could say "this interface is compiled with another version of ocaml" or stg like



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vicuna commented Jul 29, 2013

Comment author: @gasche

Things should work as expected since (at least) 4.00.

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