erl_bif_timer.c - setup_bif_timer() - returning ref upon erts_pid2proc failure?

Jonas Falkevik <>
Tue Feb 9 17:33:28 CET 2010

It looks like the function setup_bif_timer could return a ref without  
setting up the timer.

Which is used by the erlang:send_after/3 and could in theory return a  
ref where it should not.

Am I missing something?

Jonas Falkevik

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