Lifting terms to string

Erik Pearson <>
Thu Oct 25 22:53:49 CEST 2001


Hi Niels,

That would be io_lib:fwrite/2

Erik.

--On Thursday, October 25, 2001 1:24 PM -0700 Niels Christensen 
<> wrote:

> Hi,
>
> say I have a variable X, the values of which
> I'd like to convert to a string, e.g. if
> X=2 then I'd like to produce "2". Is there a
> way to do that in Erlang?
>
> What I really want is a version of io:fwrite that
> produces strings instead of writing to IoDevices.
>
> Thanks,
> Niels
>
>



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