[erlang-questions] my best erlang "foot in mouth"

Mihai Balea <>
Tue Aug 2 13:07:25 CEST 2011


Forgetting a comma between strings in a list, like ["foo" "bar"]
Made for a _very_ insidious and hard to find bug.

Mihai

On Aug 1, 2011, at 9:16 PM, Kenny Stone wrote:

> list_to_atom on increasing sequence numbers will make for a good crash...
> 
> Kenny
> 
> On Mon, Aug 1, 2011 at 8:11 PM, Dale Harvey <> wrote:
> Writing a new module
> 
> -module(http).
> 
> that particular one wont screw up on the current otp release, but its fairly easy to write one that will if you dont use your own prefix, and it causes the hardest to diagnose errors around.
> 
> 
> On 1 August 2011 17:36, Joel Reymont <> wrote:
> gen_server:cast(stop, Pid).
> 
> Anybody else?
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