[erlang-questions] gen_server call and reply

Christian S <>
Sun Sep 16 21:38:56 CEST 2007


2007/9/16, Ulf Wiger <>:
> Well, I see nothing in the docs stating that gen_server:reply/2
> is expected to be called after having returned {noreply, S}.

One case that struck my mind is when one spaws a process to do
something and return the
value with gen_server:reply/2. That requires gen_server:reply/2 to
need to be executed before the gen_server:handle_call/3 returns
noreply.



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