register Port???

Raimo Niskanen <>
Fri Sep 21 08:37:46 CEST 2001


That is correct. This is a new feature in R8.

/ Raimo Niskanen, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson UAB.



Nico Weling wrote:
> 
> Hi Sean,
> 
> does this mean that it works in R8 but not in R6?
> 
> Nico.
> 
> Sean Hinde wrote:
> >
> > Try on R8!
> >
> > Sean
> >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: Nico Weling [mailto:]
> > > Sent: 20 September 2001 15:15
> > > To: 
> > > Subject: register Port???
> > >
> > >
> > > Hi,
> > >
> > > is it possible to register an port?
> > >
> > >
> > > Eshell V4.9.1  (abort with ^G)
> > >
> > > ()1> TonePid = open_port({spawn, tone},
> > > [{packet, 2}]).
> > > #Port<0.13>
> > >
> > > ()2> register(tone_port,TonePid).
> > >
> > > =ERROR REPORT==== 20-Sep-2001::16:23:33 ===
> > > Error in process <0.35.0> on node '' with
> > > exit value:
> > > {badarg,[{erlang,register,[tone_port,<0,13>]},{erl_eval,expr,3
> > > },{erl_eval,exprs,4},{shell,eval_loop,2}]}
> > > ** exited: {badarg,[{erlang,register,[tone_port,#Port<0.13>]},
> > >                     {erl_eval,expr,3},
> > >                     {erl_eval,exprs,4},
> > >                     {shell,eval_loop,2}]} **
> > >
> > >
> > > Thanks in advance,
> > >
> > > Nico.
> > >
> >
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