Erlang port to the Java Virtual Machine

Christian S <>
Tue May 30 20:51:48 CEST 2006

On 5/30/06, Andrew Lentvorski <> wrote:
> Has anyone done any work on porting Erlang to the JVM?
> I know that the JVM is less than ideal (lack of tagged data types, lack
> of tail recursion, problems with dispatch).  However, the JVM has some
> advantages in terms of deployment, external OS control, and GUI
> integration that would be useful even in a fully interpreted mode.

I'm just curious but... Which advantages exactly?

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