[erlang-questions] httpc problems

Ingela Andin <>
Fri Oct 15 09:59:01 CEST 2010


Hi!

2010/10/14 Max Lapshin <>:
> Why httpc can make only one simultaneous request per profile? Maybe it
> would be good to fix this client in erlang.

>From where did you get that impression? It is not so.

> There is strange common problems among many languages: lack of good
> builtin http client.
> There is excelent tool ibrowse, maybe it (or something like it) should
> take it place inside OTP?

I think that ibrowse would have made a  much better starting point
than the client we started out with,
however I do not think that now trying to replace the inets one with
ibrowse would be less
work than fixing possible problems with it.

Regards Ingela Erlang/OTP team - Ericsson AB


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