[erlang-questions] An NIF example (libiconv binding)

Sverker Eriksson <>
Wed Feb 17 18:59:15 CET 2010

Aleksey Yeschenko wrote:
> There aren't many NIF examples, so I've created one:
> http://github.com/iamaleksey/iconverl
> It's a simple libiconv wrapper - it uses the latest NIF api (though
> not  ErlNifResourceType  for the descriptors, yet).
> Please fork it if you have something to add

Would be neat with ErlNifResourceType though. Safer and simpler usage as 
you can skip "close". The garbage collector will take care of that.

/Sverker, Erlang/OTP Ericsson

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