[erlang-questions] Erlang version

Raymond Xiong <>
Thu Apr 10 10:34:57 CEST 2008


On 04/10/08, Xiangrong Fang wrote:
> Hi There,
> 
> How do I get the version of erlang I am running now? there seems no
> --version or similar switch to erl or erlc.

One way I use is checking $ERL_ROOT/lib/erlang/release/RELEASE, it
contains detailed release information and can be read by Erlang
programs(ERL_ROOT is the dir where Erlang is installed on your machine)

> 
> erl reported Eshell 5.6.1, but where I can get the main version number
> such as R12B...
> 
> Thanks!
> Shannon
> _______________________________________________
> erlang-questions mailing list
> 
> http://www.erlang.org/mailman/listinfo/erlang-questions

-- 
Regards,
Raymond



More information about the erlang-questions mailing list