[erlang-questions] Copy function from one Module to another

Siraaj Khandkar <>
Tue Aug 14 17:25:30 CEST 2012


How about sending a message with a fun? Or collecting desired funs in
a record and sending that?


On Tue, Aug 14, 2012 at 11:15 AM, Tyron Zerafa <> wrote:
>
> Hey Jesse
>     I need something stronger than just import. I need to put a bunch of
> functions from different modules into a single one and transfer this to a
> remote node. Then I want to be able to use these functions from the remote
> node.
> If I simply use import, I will not be able to use them on the remote node
> without explicitly transferring all the modules to which the functions
> belong to.
>
>
> On Tue, Aug 14, 2012 at 5:10 PM, Jesse Gumm <> wrote:
>>
>> That sounds like you're looking for
>>
>> -import(Module, Functions).
>>
>> http://www.erlang.org/doc/reference_manual/modules.html
>>
>> --
>> Jesse Gumm
>> Owner, Sigma Star Systems
>> 414.940.4866 || sigma-star.com || @jessegumm
>>
>> On Aug 14, 2012 9:56 AM, "Tyron Zerafa" <> wrote:
>>>
>>> Hey all,
>>>     Is there any mechanism in Erlang which I can use to copy functions
>>> from one module to another? So, if I have module A containing functions a, b
>>> and c, is there any way in which I can copy a to module B?



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