Compiling Unison file synchronizer on CentOS

Prereq: Compile OCAML

  1. Download OCAML source and extract
    tar xf ocaml-4*.tar.gz
    cd ocaml-4*
  2. Compile and install OCAML
    ./configure -prefix $HOME/ocaml4.05
    make world opt
    make install
  3. edit your $PATH to include $HOME/ocaml4.05/bin

Compile Unison

  1. Download Unison source and extract
    tar xvf unison*
    cd unison-*
  2. compile Unison
    ln -s unison ~


Written by Michael Hirsch, Ph.D. //