[erlang-questions] Precompiled beamfiles in distro

Serge Aleynikov <>
Wed Dec 13 15:53:07 CET 2006

On a similar note, how about including the pre-generated PLT tables for 
Dialyser in the distro (I hope they are not platform dependent)?  In the 
latest release it takes about 15 minutes in the OTP making phase to 
generate those tables.


Thomas Lindgren wrote:
> Hi OTP-guys,
> Wouldn't it be a good idea to put precompiled beam
> files in the OTP release (either in the default distro
> or as a separate tar file)? Since beam files are
> machine-independent, recompiling them locally at
> install seems like a bit of a waste of time and
> cycles.
> Best,
> Thomas

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