[erlang-patches] Fixes TypEr crash when doing old files cleanup

Henrik Nord <>
Wed Sep 28 10:13:09 CEST 2011

On 09/28/2011 08:09 AM, Kostis Sagonas wrote:
> On 09/25/11 02:44, Ricardo Catalinas Jiménez wrote:
>> Please fetch:
>>      git fetch git://github.com/jimenezrick/otp.git fix-typer-delete
>> * One commit in this branch:
>> I reported this bug some months ago. Kostis Sagonas acknowledged that
>> there was a bug but not action was taken. So I would like to insist
>> politely that a fix should be included for this silly bug.
>> The bug is very simple and the solution *does not alter* in any way the
>> core functionality of TypEr.
>> The thing is that when TypEr starts, it tries to clean up the old files
>> generated by itself, but if any of those files is not there, TypEr will
>> crash because of this:
>>      ok = file:delete(OldFile)
>> So, it is as simple as to replace that line with:
>>      file:delete(OldFile)
> Thanks for the reminder!  We will fix the problem in a better way.
> Kostis
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I will drop this from 'pu' then

/Henrik Nord Erlang/OTP

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