[erlang-questions] Why do people keep rebar binary in repos ?

Joseph Wayne Norton <>
Wed Mar 2 00:40:59 CET 2011

Konstantin -

It is (also) handy to have the rebar binary available if customizations to rebar itself are needed for a particular project.

On 2011/03/02, at 7:51, Konstantin Sorokin wrote:

> Hello!
> I noticed that a lot of people keep 'rebar' in their public repositories. I
> wonder what may be the reason behind that ? I am coming from the C++ world
> and for me it seems very strange like, say, keeping 'make' binary along with
> the C++ sources.
> -- 
> Konstantin Sorokin

Joseph Wayne Norton

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