[erlang-questions] Beginner questions

Ivan Uemlianin <>
Mon Dec 24 08:14:54 CET 2012


I dont have my computer with me but the error is at line 82 of the file population_monitor.erl.

Best wishes

Ivan

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On 24 Dec 2012, at 01:32, Bob Matthews <> wrote:

> The code that I am looking at is DXNN2 copyrighted to Gene Sher.
> 
> The error message I got which I am having difficulty interpreting is as follows....................
> 
> 4> population_monitor:start().
> {error,{{badrecord,state},
>         [{population_monitor,init,1,
>                              [{file,"population_monitor.erl"},{line,82}]},
>          {gen_server,init_it,6,[{file,"gen_server.erl"},{line,304}]},
>          {proc_lib,init_p_do_apply,3,
>                    [{file,"proc_lib.erl"},{line,227}]}]}}
> 
> I am using the latest versionR15B03
> 
> Thank you for you help
> 
> Bob
> Dunedin New Zealand
> 
> On 24/12/2012 11:58 a.m., Matti Oinas wrote:
>> Hi,
>> 
>> My first proposal is to change the editor to something more usable like emacs or if you prefer something different then notepad++, sublime text or eclipse + erlIDE. Everyone of these are able to show you the line numbers and offer syntax highlight features.
>> 
>> It would help a lot if you tell us which code you are looking at. Server callbacks probably mean gen_server callbacks so it doesn't matter if you are using windows or linux.
>> 
>> Matti
>> 
>> On 12/24/2012 12:08 AM, Bob Matthews wrote:
>>> Hi
>>> 
>>> I have just started to learn Erlang............
>>> I am using Windows 7 on a PC
>>> 
>>> Question 1)  when I get an error message, what is the easiest way for me to find the exact line number?
>>> I use ms Word as an editor.
>>> 
>>> Question 2) the code I am looking at was run on Unix, on a server. 
>>> Part of the code talks about server call-backs etc.
>>> It is unclear how I translate that to a windows PC
>>> 
>>> Many thanks
>>> 
>>> Bob
>>> 
>>> 
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