[erlang-patches] Let epmd ignore empty ERL_EPMD_ADDRESS

Henrik Nord <>
Thu Aug 4 11:46:50 CEST 2011


On 08/04/2011 12:44 AM, Holger Weiß wrote:
> By default, epmd listens on all available network interfaces.  However,
> if it's executed using the following command line (in a Bourne Shell),
> epmd currently listens only on the loopback interface:
>
>      $ ERL_EPMD_ADDRESS='' epmd
>
> FreeBSD PR #158357 is an example of how this can lead to unexpected
> behaviour in practice:
>
>      http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=158357
>
> The following patch lets epmd ignore ERL_EPMD_ADDRESS if it's set to the
> empty string:
>
>      git fetch git://github.com/weiss/otp.git ignore-empty-epmd-address
>
> Holger
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Thank you.
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/Henrik Nord Erlang/OTP



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