unloaded module `hipe_converters' ??

Peter-Henry Mander <>
Tue Mar 18 17:56:26 CET 2003

Hi Kostis,

I'm only using R8B because until now "it ain't broke, so I don't fix 
it!" But this may change since you say R9B is better anyway. I'll give 
R9B a go and let you know.


Kostis Sagonas wrote:
> Pete,
>  > I have a HiPE related question on R8B-2 (Erlang (BEAM) emulator version 
>  > 5.1.2 [source] [hipe], running on SuSE 8.1), when running any code I get 
>  > the following report on the console, after which everything stops.
>  > 
>  > The code server called the unloaded module `hipe_converters'
>  > 
>  > This is my first foray into HiPE, purely out of curiousity I compiled 
>  > Erlang/OTP with the ./configure --enable-hipe option.
> This does not solve your problem directly, but also just out of
> curiosity is there any specific reason why you are still using R8
> rather than R9B where HiPE is an integrated and supported component
> rather than an unsupported one?
> I am willing to bet that you will not experience any such problems
> of you switch to R9 (and you will find that the HiPE compiler is more
> robust there).
> If for some reason you insist on using R8, let us know and we will
> try to look into this...
> Best,
> Kostis.

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