[erlang-questions] Confused about the "rex" server
Fri May 9 17:29:46 CEST 2008
I am a bit confused about references of what is called "rex server".
I wrote a module with exported functions. I need to call these
functions from a JInterface. So as I discovered in the documentation,
I create a node and a mailbox (I will have several mailboxes in
However, what I understood from a previous reply from Raimo, is that a
rpc is actually a message send with some particular way of giving the
parameters. In this message send, there is a reference to "rex". What
does that actually mean? I didn't find the documentation related to
Now, on the receiving side, how do things happen?
Do I need to spawn a process for each call received? Or does "rex"
handle this for me? Or would it be better to send messages instead of
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