[erlang-questions] Thanks to ESL for packages

Max Lapshin <>
Wed Nov 16 12:13:18 CET 2011


On Wed, Nov 16, 2011 at 1:43 PM, Gleb Peregud <> wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 16, 2011 at 11:16, Max Lapshin <> wrote:
>> I very dislike debian approach with splitting erlang into hundreds of
>> small packages, but I suppose that java + wx is a really
>> not-very-often used feature set on production deploy.
>
> In my opinion splitting is a good approach. Erlang is perfect for
> headless servers, why would I install bunch of X11-related stuff just
> because of tlk/tcl/wx/gs?

Splitting by external libraries usage. But there is absolutely no use
to split erlang into erlang-appmon, erlang-eunit and others.



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