[erlang-patches] Optimize handling of local fun variables in v3_kernel

Henrik Nord <>
Fri Nov 30 10:29:13 CET 2012

in master-pu
On 11/10/2012 04:35 PM, Anthony Ramine wrote:
> Hi,
> This branch removes the so-called "reverse etha-conversion" from v3_kernel and
> replaces it by a proper call to the make_fun internal BIF without the need of a
> redundant lambda function every time the local fun variable is referenced.
> There may be some test suites related to this in lib/compiler/test/
> but I couldn't
> find one; feel free to point me to them if any.
>      https://github.com/nox/otp/compare/rm-reverse-eta-conversion
>      https://github.com/nox/otp/compare/rm-reverse-eta-conversion.patch
>      git fetch https://github.com/nox/otp/ rm-reverse-eta-conversion
> Regards,

/Henrik Nord Erlang/OTP

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