Why special function apply(Mod, Func, Args).

Bengt Kleberg <>
Fri Feb 7 14:23:07 CET 2003


> Date: Fri, 7 Feb 2003 13:06:54 +0000 (GMT)
> From: Suresh S <>
> Subject: Why special function apply(Mod, Func, Args).

> i really do not understand why the special function 
> apply(Mod, Func, Args).

as written in ''lib/erlang/CONVENTIONS'', by  in his new 
standard library modules:


		- Don't use apply(Module, Function, Arguments)
		  unless the Arguments list actually *can* vary
		  arbitrarily in length. (This is rarely the case.)




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