[erlang-bugs] ei_reg_getpval can't return pointers?

Matt Stancliff <>
Wed Apr 15 08:29:32 CEST 2009

OTP Bug-Fixing Guys,

In R12B-5 and R13A lib/erl_interface/src/registry/reg_getp.c looks  
like it needs to have EI_BIN instead of EI_STR in the validation check.

I am unable to make ei_reg_getpval return non-null, but I can manually  
get my stored object from ei_hash_lookup then take its val.p.

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