[erlang-questions] node discovery (was nodes not visible until net_adm:world() )

Chandru <>
Wed Oct 3 10:44:31 CEST 2007


On 03/10/2007, Richard Andrews <> wrote:
>
> Is there a more appropriate mechanism to achieve a fully connected network than
> net_adm:world()? I find that call distasteful as the connected network is a
> side-effect of the call rather than the intent and as such might not always
> work that way in the future. Is there any call which has the explicit intent of
> creating a fully connected network?
>

The kernel has a couple of configuration parameters which might
achieve what you want.

Lookup 'sync_nodes_optional'  and 'sync_nodes_mandatory' in the kernel man page.

cheers
Chandru



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