[erlang-patches] format_status analog for error_info

Andrew Thompson <>
Thu Feb 25 16:34:03 CET 2010

On Thu, Feb 25, 2010 at 07:49:28AM +0100, Bj??rn Gustavsson wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 24, 2010 at 10:08 PM, Andrew Thompson <> wrote:
> > Okay, I took a stab at implementing it:
> >
> > git fetch git://github.com/Vagabond/otp.git error_info_modify_state_data
> Thanks! Will include in 'pu'.
> One question: Would the same kind of change also make sense
> for the gen_event module?
Yeah, I forgot that gen_event had a terminate(). I can certainly add
support for that too (it looks a tiny bit more complicated).

However, would you prefer Steve's format_status alternative or is the
OTP team fine with my approach? I don't really mind which way we do it,
so long as it becomes possible.



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