erlc question, why no error message for erronous code?

Bjorn Gustavsson <>
Wed Jun 4 11:47:47 CEST 2003


We plan have add warnings of this kind in the R10 release.

/Bjorn

Bengt Kleberg <> writes:

> greetings,
> 
> i had a (runtime) crash with ''badarith''. the code was:
> rate_class + 1
> 
> while not beeing a compiler writer, i somehow think it would be
> possible for the compiler to diagnose this kind of error*, would it
> not?
> 
> *i belive this is a ''attempt to do arithmetic on an atom'' kind of error.
> 
> 
> bengt
> 

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