Erl_interface Release Notes
Fixed errors and malfunctions
Changed back the return values from erl_send() and erl_reg_send()
to 1 (as they used to be). Incompatible with plain R7, compatible
with previous versions.
(*** INCOMPATIBILITY with R7B ***)
Own Id: OTP-3772
A race-condition bug in the term allocation routines was corrected.
Own Id: OTP-3809
erl_interface could not be linked with pthreads.
Own Id: OTP-3810
Aux Id: Seq 5032
The TCB of VxWorks processes no longer grows when erl_errno
On Pthreads plattforms the use of erl_errno no longer crashes
programs using multithreading.
Own Id: OTP-3820
Name clashes between Erlang emulator and erl_interface
on VxWorks removed.
Own Id: OTP-3824
- Memory lossage affecting Pids, Ports and Refs fixed.
Improvements and New Features
An error reporting facility
erl_errno has been introduced.
Own Id: OTP-3641
ETERMs are now shrunk to a more reasonable size.
Own Id: OTP-3648
Fixed Errors and Malfunctions
Lists containing negative numbers were incorrectly encoded by
erl_encode(). This has been corrected.
Own Id: OTP-3535
There are also release notes for older versions.