[erlang-bugs] [erlang-patches] syntax_tools anonymous function error

Henrik Nord <>
Thu Dec 19 10:22:04 CET 2013

On 2013-12-18 12:28, David Welton wrote:
>> Don't do that,
> Looking at version numbers like this is not something I'm in the habit
> of doing often...
>> this doesn't mean that the syntax_tools application will
>> actually be the one that shipped with R16B03. Check the application version
>> instead: application:get_key(syntax_tools, vsn). (Note that this is only
>> available after the application is loaded.)
> I don't know how those numbers are managed, but the vsn.mk file in
> master still has SYNTAX_TOOLS_VSN = 1.6.12, which is the same as I get
> from my Erlang shell in R16B03; presumably, since the code in master
> has been patched, the version number should get bumped?

Problem is that we usually bump the version only when we do a release, 
(includes major, minor and patch releases)

/Henrik Nord Erlang/OTP

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