[erlang-questions] My frustration with Erlang

Thomas Lindgren <>
Fri Sep 19 18:16:39 CEST 2008

--- On Fri, 9/19/08, Scott Lystig Fritchie <> wrote:

> tl> A further technical limitation of nodes, once
> pointed out to me by
> tl> Sean Hinde, is that sockets can't be sent
> between nodes today.
> If you can extract the file descriptor number, the
> "unixdom_drv" item in
> Jungerl should allow file descriptor passing on the same
> machine.
> Assuming support for your OS, no bit-rot in the repository
> ... YMMV?

By no means a fundamental limitation (on some Unices at least), but as you note, it may need some trailblazing.



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