[erlang-questions] Killing a genserver

BJörn Lindqvist <>
Thu Oct 30 17:05:46 CET 2008


2008/10/30 Peter Lemenkov <>:
> Better way is to define function:
>
> handle_cast(stop, State) ->
>   {stop, {reason, "Just received stop message"}, State}.
>
> and send a proper message to server:
>
> gen_server:cast({local,kil}, stop).

That requires a cooperative genserver which I can't guarantee.


-- 
mvh Björn



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