lightweight Erlang with package management
Mon Jul 3 17:26:50 CEST 2006
> Is there a way to identify the correct implementation to use for one's
> current platform?
the start script does that this way:
case $1 in
i86 ) echo x86 ;;
* ) echo `uname -p | tr [:upper:] [:lower:]` ;;
OS=`uname -s | tr A-Z a-z`
note: the url of one's current platform for base.tar.gz is
> It would be even nicer if there was a small client
> that would detect the running platform and if erlang is already
erlrt is not necessary installed into a directory from $PATH
this would be possible only for system installation with standard path
for the erl script.
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