[erlang-questions] extending function clauses

Camille Troillard <>
Sat Dec 20 11:30:25 CET 2008


Great tutorial, thanks !

On Sat, Dec 20, 2008 at 3:14 AM, Zvi <> wrote:

>
> fixed another typo:
>
>
> Zvi wrote:
> >
> > Function caluses in Erlang are just syntactic shugar for case, i.e.
> >
> > f(Pattern1) -> E1;
> > f(Pattern2) -> E2;
> > ...
> > f(PatternN) -> EN.
> >
> > is equivalent to:
> >
>
> f(X) ->
>  case X of
>    Pattern1 -> E1;
>   Pattern2 -> E2;
>   ...
>   PatternN -> EN
>  end.
>
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