[erlang-questions] Erlang-to-C

Joe Armstrong <>
Mon Mar 2 21:27:12 CET 2009


I think I mentioned (in passing) using Erlang to
generate C - this is very different to Erlang-to-C.

I was thinking of using Erlang to transform a domain
specific language and outputting C - the DSL could be
quite simple and have nothing to do with either Erlang
or c.

/Joe

On Mon, Mar 2, 2009 at 12:38 PM, Benjamin Tolputt
<> wrote:
> There has been quite a few mentions of an "Erlang-to-C" functionality in
> a recent thread on the list. I am curious to know more about this
> (possible?) feature / library. In particular, I think it would be very
> interesting to have an "Erlang-to-C" interface to C libraries allowing
> for more efficient (or at least, somewhat more interesting) ways of
> creating port drivers.
>
> Is there any such thing currently, or is this a "possibility" that
> developers have thought about but not actually implemented.
>
> --
> Regards,
>
> Benjamin Tolputt
> Analyst Programmer
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