.erlang file on windows

Andy Fugard <>
Fri Oct 13 20:02:30 CEST 2000

> Why should you have to create a .erlang file on *nix and copy it over?
> create it on the Windows machine. I realize that the Windows Explorer
> let you create a filename beginning with a dot, but the shell window will.

Yup - typing;

notepad ".erlang"

does the trick from a DOS prompt in a Win98 box, so it should be ok.

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