Packages in Erlang: new documentation
Fri Sep 5 09:28:51 CEST 2003
>From: "Chris Pressey"
> Why the heck not just use a macro???
> -define(foo, ick.ack.uck.foo).
> X = ?foo, X:bar().
A very simple and straightforward idea, I think!
A question: should it be
Seems to me that only in a call context it works without quotes, or maybe I
didn't RTFM :)
>"Richard A. O'Keefe" wrote:
>> (1) Module names must be completely decoupled from file names.
>> [This does not mean that you cannot have a _default_ mapping
>> from module names to file names, only that you cannot have a
>> _fixed_ mapping.]
As a matter of fact, there is an alternate code loader, where module are not
being mapped to files: Joe's SAE. All modules are tar'ed (or similar) and are
part of the executable.
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