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Compiling OCaml with ocamlopt - mspdb80.dll/advapi32.lib missing

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Okay, so I'm trying to compile a simple hello world-program.
ocaml hello.ml
and
ocamlc hello.ml -o hello.exe
both work fine. When I do this:
ocamlopt hello.ml -o hello.exe
cl.exe says it can't find mspdb80.dll. I find the file in Microsoft Visual Studio 8\Common7\IDE, so I add it to my path, and try the above line again, and I get the error
LINK : fatal error LNK1181: cannot open input file 'advapi32.lib'
I find the file in Microsoft Visual Studio 8\VC\PlatformSDK\Lib, so I add that directory to my path, but the error remains! What am I doing wrong?

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I didn't have one of those, and it didn't change anything, but I added the directory to the OCAMLLIB path, which already existed. Now, however, I get the error
>> Fatal error: cannot open Pervasives.cmi
Fatal error: exception Misc.Fatal_error
The directory where that file is is already in the OCAMLLIB variable, but also adding it to the regular PATH variable didn't make the error go away. What now?

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