[erlang-questions] Best way to interface Erlang with Java code

Sean Cribbs <>
Sat Dec 5 16:53:35 CET 2009


zabrane Mikael wrote:
> Hi List !
>
> I've a small program written in "Java" which take a filename (input),
> proceed it, and print out
> a text (output).
>
> What's the best way to be able to access to that program from Erlang?
> My whish is get back the "output" as an Erlang binary.
>
> Thanks
> Zabrane
>
>   
Use os:cmd/1, which returns a string/list - 
http://erldocs.com/R13B03/kernel/os.html?search=os&i=5

Sean


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