[erlang-questions] simple ets question

Roger Critchlow <>
Wed Jan 23 19:27:35 CET 2008


Good day all --

Can anyone explain the following to me?  This is using a copy of
otp_src_R12B-0 that I compiled under Ubuntu yesterday.

I expected statement #2 to return the same value as statement #3.

The actual problem arises using another ets: function that specifies a
Tid | atom as the ets table identifier, and it throws a bad argument
error.

Many thanks,

-- rec --


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Erlang (BEAM) emulator version 5.6 [source] [smp:2] [async-threads:0]
[hipe] [kernel-poll:false]

Eshell V5.6  (abort with ^G)
1> Tid = ets:new(test,[]).
15
2> ets:info(test).
undefined
3> ets:info(Tid).
[{memory,288},
 {owner,<0.31.0>},
 {name,test},
 {size,0},
 {},
 {named_table,false},
 {type,set},
 {keypos,1},
 {protection,protected}]
4>



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