[erlang-questions] Bundler like framework in erlang ?

Alain O'Dea <>
Wed Feb 23 17:40:42 CET 2011


On 2011-02-23, at 8:50, Christophe Romain <> wrote:

>> Isn't a big part of those 550 contributions just OTP applications?
>> How many of those 550 packages actually build and work?
> the framework clean/arrange sources when necessary and as possible.
> that way, about 50% packages are building without changes
> i dit not investigated the falses cases.
> 
>> The thing about CEAN is that you've got binary artefacts in the
>> repository, not code. So they don't build at all, the pre-compiled
>> beam code (and native extensions) just gets pulled onto your machine.
> the new framework i'm about to release provides both, and provide a
> convenient way to handle several erlang version installed on your
> machine, and attach each working environment all packages you need.
> by now i use it to generate installers for R12 R13 and R14, having one
> development environment per major otp version.
> 
> hope this will be usefull

Being able to manage multiple ERTS releases and binary packages sounds awesome to me.  I'm looking forward to it Christophe :)  Nice work!


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