[erlang-questions] Erlang project dependency management/build tools

Baishampayan Ghose <>
Wed Jan 19 17:05:49 CET 2011


> Dependencies have to be declared in the *.app files of your OTP
> Applications according to the OTP standard. Sinan uses this
> information to build a list of dependencies  for your project, and
> resolve that to a the actual versioned dependencies. Right now it just
> takes the newest version of the application available to it. This
> works in most cases but sometimes you need more control, thats a
> project I am working on right now. The ability to have finer grained
> control over your dependency versions. That should come along here in
> the next couple of weeks.

Makes a lot of sense. I am going to use Sinan for my project now and I
will let you know if I face any issues.

Thanks a lot!


Baishampayan Ghose
b.ghose at gmail.com

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