[erlang-questions] VM silently exits

Björn Gustavsson <>
Thu Jul 29 11:44:31 CEST 2010

On Wed, Jul 28, 2010 at 10:29 PM, Steve Vinoski <> wrote:
> I've found a few places in the VM C source code where exit() is called
> without logging anything. Some of these are normal exits, like when
> you exit an Erlang shell, where no logging is needed. But others seem
> to be error conditions, and there should be logging for those. I think
> I'll probably have to patch my system to add logging to those cases to
> try to track down this problem -- is there still time to get a patch
> like this into R14B?

Yes, there should still be time. The issue seems important enough
to fix in R14B.

Björn Gustavsson, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB

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