[erlang-questions] What FFI to use for new code

Joel Reymont <>
Tue Dec 11 14:03:01 CET 2007


Kenneth,

On Dec 11, 2007, at 12:55 PM, Kenneth Lundin wrote:

> For example I know that you don't like XMERL but I think you should  
> use it
> anyway because it is so much easier for people to try things out if  
> they
> can get everything they need from as few places as possible.

Yes, I will be using XMERL.

> I don't think it would be beneficial for the popularity of Erlang if  
> the book
> contains a multitude of other solutions for functions that already  
> is available
> in the Erlang/OTP distribution.


My approach is to try to write a fun app for each chapter. If I can't  
come up with an app then I'll try to dig deep into something we have  
already, e.g. DETS or Mnesia. I don't have time to reinvent existing  
wheels.

	Thanks, Joel

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