[erlang-questions] eep: multiple patterns

Andras Georgy Bekes <>
Tue May 27 14:40:49 CEST 2008


> case bla of
>   Pat when true ->;
>   Pat when false->;
>   Pat ->
>     code()
> end.
>
>   but that's not what he wrote...
>   in that case i propose the above. currently gives syntax error.
What about:

case bla of
  Pat when true \/
  Pat when false \/
  Pat ->

Never seen similar notation in other languages, but it should not be a 
problem :-)

	Georgy



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