[erlang-questions] "detached VM" vs "VM under screen"

Garrett Smith <>
Fri Jan 6 19:32:23 CET 2012


On Fri, Jan 6, 2012 at 12:28 PM, Garrett Smith <> wrote:

> It does feel a bit weird to me running a long running process in a
> shell multiplexer. That seems fine for a dev/test environment, but not
> for production. That said, I don't really see anything really wrong
> with it.

I take that last part back!

The screen approach complicates the Erlang process startup on server
boot and probably doesn't work with heart.

run_erl is init script and heart friendly and gives you the same core benefits.

Garrett



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