[erlang-questions] .erlang file in Windows

Arie van Wingerden <>
Sun Aug 12 19:09:47 CEST 2007


Hi all,

thanks for the answer. I was not aware that Explorer cheated on me :-(

Arie


2007/8/12, Kirill Zaborski <>:
>
> .erlang is not a directory!
> A file can be created from command line using e.g.
> copy nul .erlang
>
> Regards,
> Kirill.
>
> On 8/12/07, Douglas Finke <> wrote:
>
> > You can create the directory from the command line.
> >
> > Start | Run then type cmd and press enter.
> >
> > md .erlang
> >
> > You can then view it in the Explorer.
> >
> > Doug
> >
> > blog: Development In a Blink <http://dougfinke.com/blog/>
> >
> >
> >
> >  ------------------------------
> > Date: Sun, 12 Aug 2007 14:32:37 +0200
> > From: 
> > To: 
> > Subject: [erlang-questions] .erlang file in Windows
> >
> > Hi,
> >
> > reading page 47 in Joe Armstrong's new book, I tried to create a .erlang
> > file, which (as I read earlier) should reside in the bin directory (which is
> > stated otherwise in the book).
> >
> > However, Windows XP OS won't accept a file named ".erlang" (dot in
> > position 1).
> >
> > Any ideas?
> >
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> >     Arie van Wingerden
> >
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