[eeps] EEP for scoped group leaders
Tue Aug 9 02:43:14 CEST 2011
Good point. I will update my draft soon.
On 2011-08-08 8:33 AM, "Raimo Niskanen" <> wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 03, 2011 at 09:47:41AM -0700, Yurii Rashkovskii wrote:
>> I would like to submit an EEP for scoped group leaders, a backward
>> compatible extension for group leader functionality. You can find its
>> up-to-date version at
>> or attached to this message.
>> It has received some positive feedback on the mailing list
>> and it was discussed with the other community members on IRC fairly
>> exhaustively and was positively reviewed there as well.
>> Please let me know if there's anything else needed to get this EEP
> Your EEP draft is now committed as:
> EEP 39: Scoped Group Leaders
> Thank you for your contribution to the Erlang Enhancement Process.
> A texual comment on the last sentence in this paragraph:
> Every process is given a "dictionary" of group leaders, with one
> `io` group leader defined by default, representing the only group
> leader that exists currently in Erlang. Every process created is
> given a copy of the dictionary exactly as before.
> I think it is a bit fuzzy what "copy of the dictionary exactly as
> before" means. My guess is that every process created starts with
> a dictionary that is copied from its spawning parent exactly
> as the group leader is inherited today.
> / Raimo Niskanen, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB
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