Determining if process is alive on a different node
Mon Aug 15 20:56:34 CEST 2005
I have a pid but I don't know if it's a local one. How would I
determine if the process is alive?
I'm storing pids in a Mnesia table in a multi-node environment and
the node that hosted the process might have died. Rather than
tracking node crashes I was wondering if there was an idiomatic way
of figuring out if a process is alive.
My understanding is that I can only use is_process_alive for local
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