extra console/shell

Sean Hinde <>
Mon Jul 1 12:30:00 CEST 2002

> >If my memory serves me right, on Solaris there is a to_erl 
> utility, but I 
> >think it only allows connecting to the active shell, not 
> create a new one.
> Yes, and it's a hack (I wrote the original version:-) that has no real
> business being included with Solaris, I think. 

Hey, don't knock your creation - to_erl has been a key enabler for us. Just
showing our ops guys (who use AXE-10 as well) that you could simply connect
to a running system and manage it via a shell was something they instantly


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