[erlang-patches] Proposal: reinstate pre-built PLT for Dialyzer

Sean Cribbs <>
Sat Jan 18 18:31:39 CET 2014


Sure, but my point is that there _is no global PLT_. OTP should have one
shipped in its standard library.


On Sat, Jan 18, 2014 at 9:54 AM, Ignas Vyšniauskas <>wrote:

> On 01/16/2014 07:15 PM, Sean Cribbs wrote:
> > We've been increasing our usage of dialyzer at Basho and I have felt
> >  that it seems extremely wasteful and unnecessary to build a partial
> >  PLT of the standard library for every single project, when that
> > information only changes across OTP releases.
>
> +1 also, but doesn't the `--add_to_plt` flag resolve the problem you
> describe of having to build the PLT for every single project?
>
> You build once the "global" / OTP plt, and then just append the needed
> things from specific projects from that to obtain new PLTs.
>
> --
> Ignas
>



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Sean Cribbs <>
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Basho Technologies, Inc.
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