[erlang-bugs] ets:from_dets/2 documentation error

Bjorn Gustavsson <>
Sun Sep 23 12:14:09 CEST 2007


"Doug Edmunds" <> writes:

> /lib/stdlib-1.14.5/doc/html/ets.html
> 
> documentation incorrectly shows the output of
> ets:from_dets(Tab,DetsTab) -> Tab.
> 
> Output is not Tab. Filling the ETS table is a side effect of the function
> call.
> The corrected statement is
> 
> ets:from_dets(Tab,DetsTab) -> true
> 
> (Note "error in process" if either Tab or DetsTab is not open).

Thanks! The documentation will be corrected in R12B.

/Bjorn

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Björn Gustavsson, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB



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