[erlang-questions] VM & BEAM Specs

David Hopwood <>
Sun Aug 5 01:36:05 CEST 2007


Matthias Lang wrote:
> Lucindo> The ErlangVM and BEAM file specifications are available?
> 
> Denys > I join to this question.
> 
> The BEAM file format is documented.

No it isn't. <http://www.erlang.se/~bjorn/beam_file_format.html> is
not even close to being complete documentation. It says very little
about how the data in each chunk is encoded, and it doesn't say anything
about the BEAM instruction set.

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David Hopwood <>




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