[erlang-questions] Erlang way for process-as-library?
Tue Feb 6 08:55:19 CET 2007
On 2007-02-06 02:17, Robert Baruch wrote:
> Now, the next question I have is: is there an Erlang way to forbid
> "ordinary users" from calling the server's callback functions
> directly (e.g. init, terminate, and so on), while allowing gen_server
> access to them?
short answer: no.
long answer: how about including something in the server state that the
user can not forge? presumably this is expensive since it would need to
change for each call (btw, i am considering the user as a ''man in the
Those were the days...
EPO guidelines 1978: "If the contribution to the known art resides
solely in a computer program then the subject matter is not
patentable in whatever manner it may be presented in the claims."
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