[erlang-questions] Why do we need modules at all?

Tom Murphy <>
Tue May 24 18:54:50 CEST 2011

On 5/24/11, Parnell Springmeyer <> wrote:
> In practice though, I would really hate maintaining the metadata for
> every function I've wrote! I much rather group common functions into a
> module and then annotate the module with metadata.

Ideally, it wouldn't just be just you maintaining the metadata - if
the functions were in the centralized DB, others could suggest or make
changes, wikipedia-style.


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