Enterprise Erlang Beams?

Vlad Dumitrescu <>
Wed Aug 27 11:20:22 CEST 2003


Hi,

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Peter Lund" <>
> Vlad wrote:
> > - An aspect where Java has the upper hand is security: JVM is acting as
> > a sandbox, while BeamVM isn't. This might be important.
> 
> The VM running in the browser has implemented a "sandbox" for applets
> to run in. As far as I know there is no browser around that may run any
> Erlang VM (sandbox version).

I was thinking about the server side, but you have a good point.
 
> Has anyone heard about any browser plugin that contains an Erlang VM
> making it possible to run Erlang inside the client's browers?

No, but it seems like a very interesting idea!

/Vlad



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