IRIX Patch

Raimo Niskanen <>
Fri Aug 18 15:05:23 CEST 2006

Unfortunately, this patch came a little to late for the
R11B-1 release. We are in the final testing phase and
can not take this kind of changes.

Can you do a patch on instead of on
configure, we would appreciate it (for R11B-2).

 (Michel Urvoy) writes:

> Hi, here are two patches from Daniel Solaz <> for SGI/IRIX:
> Hello.  I finally got myself working on this.  Should have happened
> earlier, because it took under half an hour: R11B-0 os_mon looks just
> like R10B-10's, the very same R10B-10 patch might do but I reworked the
> changes by hand.
> From the Erlang sources root:
> $ cd lib/os_mon
> $ patch <os_mon_R11B-0.diff
> This time I compiled Erlang in 64 bits (for no particular reason...),
> which required patching erts/configure: it fails when the CC variable
> contains spaces.
> From the Erlang sources root:
> $ patch <64bits_R11B-0.diff
> $ CC="gcc -mabi=64" ./configure ...
> Well, now the OTP guys can release R11B-1...
> Regards.
> -Daniel


/ Raimo Niskanen, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB

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