at Jungerl: proc_reg, a flexible process registration utility

Luke Gorrie <>
Thu Jul 8 17:00:56 CEST 2004

"Ulf Wiger (AL/EAB)" <> writes:

> I've written a small utility (an application) called proc_reg and committed it to Jungerl.
> It allows for registration of (local) processes using any erlang term.
> Furthermore, each process can register under several names.

How're you using it?

This seems to have the potential for making programs more transparent
at runtime, by using a lot more names instead of always PIDs. That
could be really nice. Is that the intention? Any nice examples?


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