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

Tyron Zerafa <>
Tue Aug 14 17:28:32 CEST 2012


I was thinking about the latter where I will collect all functions in a
record and send that.
The problem is that I will have to come up with a way to extract a function
form a module, that is why I was checking out whether there is anything
already implemented in Erlang.

On Tue, Aug 14, 2012 at 5:25 PM, Siraaj Khandkar <>wrote:

> 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?
>



-- 
Best Regards,
Tyron Zerafa
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