[erlang-patches] add code:get_mode/0

Henrik Nord <>
Wed Oct 3 15:53:08 CEST 2012


We would like this patch provided that you add Tests and Documentation 
for it.

Thank you for your contribution!

On 09/19/2012 10:05 AM, Vlad Dumitrescu wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a small feature to suggest: add code:get_mode() to detect how
> the code servers behaves, returning embedded, interactive or minimal.
> Rationale:
>      Some applications (like erlide) have code to be loaded dynamically on a
>      node. It may be slow to load everything upfront every time, so if the
>      node is in interactive mode, we would like to just append to the load
>      path. Currently, there is no direct way to detect if the node is running
>      in embedded mode or not.
> git fetch git://github.com/vladdu/otp.git code_get_mode
> https://github.com/vladdu/otp/compare/code_get_mode
> https://github.com/vladdu/otp/compare/code_get_mode.patch
> Since it is a very small, trivial addition, no tests are provided, but
> I can do it on request.
> best regards,
> Vlad
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