Child modules draft feedback wanted

Mats Cronqvist <>
Thu Apr 6 09:18:00 CEST 2006



Richard A. O'Keefe wrote:
> Mats Cronqvist <> said:
> 	   btw, the "helper code" ulf refers to is a tool i wanted to
> 	write for the AXD.  the tool would query all modules in the
> 	system about what they think various records looks like, and
> 	warn about discrepancies.  (in our build system it's entirely
> 	possible that mod1 and mod2 both use #fred, but disagree on its
> 	definition.)
> 
> That's nice, but it is something you can _already_ do, no?  Not trivially,
> but as long as you have the .beam files, it's _possible_ to get that
> information.

   not in any way i'm aware of :<

> Records are wrong.  That's the problem.  They just don't "fit" the way
> Erlang does things, and never did.

   sad but true (to quote Metallica).

   mats



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