[erlang-questions] Starting erl with unicode hostname

Vinod H G <>
Thu Feb 16 06:04:32 CET 2012


IDNA encoded hostname works perfectly fine. Thanks Dmitry.

Unicode is not a standard in hostname but windows supports it giving
warning. Just wanted to know whether Erlang also supports it.
Thanks for the info.

On Mon, Feb 13, 2012 at 1:05 PM, dmitry kolesnikov
<> wrote:
> Hello,
>
> Have you tried IDNA encoding instead of Unicode?
>
> Best Regards,
> Dmitry >-|-|-*>
>
>
> On 13.2.2012, at 8.16, Vinod H G <> wrote:
>
>> I agree hostname is an atom, but os hostname may have unicode right.
>>
>> Ex:
>>
>> 'host_with_ë_or_â'
>>
>> erl -name 'ë_or_â'
>> or
>> erl -sname node
>>
>> These will give invalid node name error.
>>
>>
>> On Fri, Feb 10, 2012 at 2:20 PM, Michael Uvarov <> wrote:
>>>
>>> Hostname is an atom.
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>>
>> Thanks & Regards,
>> Vinod H. G.
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Thanks & Regards,
Vinod H. G.



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