Stand Alone Erlang initial processes...

Mark Scandariato <>
Thu Jul 8 23:34:06 CEST 2004

After reading through boot_*.erl and friends as well as init.erl I feel like I have wandered into a twisty maze of little passages.

Is it possible to use gen_udp with stand alone erlang?


Mark Scandariato wrote:
> I have an application that I'm trying to use with SAE, but it fails when 
> it tries to open a udp socket.
> Apparently, inet_db isn't loaded when an SAE application starts, and 
> can't be started: inet_db:start() calls inet_config:init(), which then 
> calls init:get_argument(loader) which of course fails, since init is 
> really "fake_demand_init".
> Any advice on getting SAE to be a little "heavier" when it starts would 
> be appreciated.
> Thanks,
> Mark.

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