[erlang-questions] why with Linux

John Kemp <>
Thu Nov 19 01:59:10 CET 2009


Garrett Smith wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 18, 2009 at 12:41 PM, NavTux <> wrote:
>> Hi Erlangies,
>>
>>           In my previous post i had come to know that there is a
>> difference to use erlang in windows rather than Linux peculiarly
>> ubuntu,Here I should come to know that In what way which occurs?
>>
>>         I mean there are all IDE s are available both of
>> them,particularly Is any problem with windows related with erlang?
>> then
> 
> I'm not aware of any major Erlang/Windows incompatibility issues,

I haven't checked recently, but it used to be the case (R11/12?) that 
the Erlang API for making symbolic links didn't work on Windows because 
Windows doesn't (didn't?) support Unix-style links in the fs.

Regards,

- johnk

> but
> I'm not spending *any* time on Windows with Erlang...


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