is module a process in erlang

suresh saragadam <>
Wed Oct 20 19:55:37 CEST 2004


> can a module be run/executed in a process

no, modules can not be run/executed.
 
as we deal more with processes i was thinking that even module also run under a process like function in module
 
regards
 
suresh saragadam

Bengt Kleberg <> wrote:
suresh saragadam wrote:
> >modules are ''containers for functions''. a function can be run/executed
> >in a process.
> with reference to this statement posted by i got this doubt

sorry for causing confusion.


> because we start a function from a module, the same way
> application starts many modules is this case

you can start a function _in_ a module. not from.


> can a module be run/executed in a process

no, modules can not be run/executed.



bengt

		
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