Stand Alone Erlang on otp_src_R9C-2

Mark Scandariato <>
Sat Jul 10 00:01:32 CEST 2004

Turns out you have to supply all the arguments, just so:

elink -t unix -d -o ecat -S ecat -m ecat.beam ...

and the module specifed via -S must have a start/1 to accept the command line arguments:
start([_|Args]) ->
(Args is a list of <<"arg">>)

> Hi All!
> I'm wondering if there exist a simple way to configure my SAE in the last erlang release.
> Ecc, ear and esh works fine but not elink.
> Mark Scandariato got the same problem in a previous message:
> This is an example of output error:
> elink -o ecat -m ecat erlang erl_open_port -s ecat main
> Cannot parse arguments:["-o",
>                         "ecat",
>                         "-m",
>                         "ecat",
>                         "erlang",
>                         "erl_open_port",
>                         "-s",
>                         "ecat",
>                         "main"]
> Usage:
>   elink -t [windows | unix] [-d | -s] -o out[.exe]
>         -S mod -m m1.beam m2.beam m2.beam ...
> elink seems to be not able to parse arguments correctly.
> Could you please give me some help?
> cheers
> /yerl

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