[erlang-questions] Escript and spawn

Erik de Castro Lopo <>
Sat Apr 28 04:39:19 CEST 2007

jm wrote:

> I was going to test this but I don't seem to have escript install and it
> doesn't seem to be available as a debian package.

Its included as part of the erlang R11b4 release and available stand
alone for earlier releases here:


> Anyway, next thing to check is: Does the module name match the file
> name? ie, is the file in this case called test.erl?

Bingo, that fixed it. I was sure I checked this but obviously
I didn't get it right.

Thanks for you help jm.

Erik de Castro Lopo
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