Open Header plugin for OCaml

Christoph Cullmann christoph at
Sun Dec 29 20:43:43 GMT 2019

On 2019-12-29 20:05, Pino Toscano wrote:
> Hi Kate people,
> (please CC me, I'm not subscribed to your ml)
> the current Open Header plugin works great with C/C++ sources, thanks
> (using it for many years already).
> There are also other languages that have similar concepts of
> interface/implementation for their sources: one I'm working with is
> OCaml, where .mli the interfaces (not mandatory though) and .ml are the
> implementations.
> My idea what to adapt the Open Header to do the job done in
> PluginKateOpenHeader::slotOpenHeader() for sources/headers also for
> OCaml implementations/interfaces, and mention .ml/.mli in UI strings &
> documentation. The work done is not really difficult, I have most of
> locally already.
> Before I go ahead and push it, is there anything wrong in the approach
> I took?


No, I think that is the way to go.

Using ocaml sometimes, too, this sounds like a nice enhancement.


> Thanks,

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