# [erlang-questions] truncated list with ellipsis

Dale Harvey <>
Sun Jul 20 13:49:56 CEST 2008

```1>  X = [{A,B} || A <- lists:seq(0, 50), B <- lists:seq(0, 50), A + B
=:=50].
2> io:format("~p~n",[X]).

2008/7/20 Russell Brown <>:

> Hi,
> Total newbie question but not an answer to it so far in the Armstrong
> book (brilliant book btw, haven't enjoyed my computer and programming
> this much for years) or in the documentation that I installed with
> erlang (the erlang reference and the 4 day curse). I tried a google
> search for erlang, beam, ellipsis too.
>
> So...just learning the basics and my kid is in the first year at
> school and so I made a quick function that does the "Number Bonds" of
> N. It works OK but when I run it interactively the list is truncated
> and ellipsis are shown instead. Is there anyway I can have see the
> total list?
>
> An exmplae would be like this:
>
> 1> [{A,B} || A <- lists:seq(0, 50), B <- lists:seq(0, 50), A + B =:=
> 50].
> [{0,50},
>  {1,49},
>  {2,48},
>  {3,47},
>  {4,46},
>  {5,45},
>  {6,44},
>  {7,43},
>  {8,42},
>  {9,41},
>  {10,40},
>  {11,39},
>  {12,38},
>  {13,37},
>  {14,36},
>  {15,35},
>  {16,34},
>  {17,33},
>  {18,32},
>  {19,31},
>  {20,30},
>  {21,29},
>  {22,28},
>  {23,27},
>  {24,26},
>  {25,25},
>  {26,24},
>  {27,...},
>  {...}|...]
>
>
> Using Erlang (BEAM) emulator version 5.6.2 [source] [async-threads:0]
> [kernel-poll:false] installed via MacPorts on OS X 10.4.11.
>
> Cheers
>
> Russell
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