> 2. Call some function that dumps state from another node. Here is an > example of calling server:dump_state() on the 'nodename' node from > another node: > > echo "rpc:call('nodename@`hostname -s`', server, dump_state, )." | \ > erl -sname restarter -hidden thanks. i whipped up a proof of concept using this approach, and it worked like a charm. thanks again.