[erlang-questions] file documentation bug

Bjorn Gustavsson <>
Wed Feb 4 11:18:22 CET 2009

On Thu, Jan 15, 2009 at 10:57 PM, Tony Rogvall <> wrote:
> Hi.
> I found a small bug in the documentation of file:open/2.
> It says
> binary
>        This option can only be used if the raw option is specified as well.
> When specified, read operations on the file using the read/2 function
> will return binaries rather than lists.
> However the binary option may be used even without the raw option.

Thanks! It will be corrected in the documentation for R13A.


Björn Gustavsson, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB

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