[erlang-questions] StringIO?

Bengt Kleberg <>
Thu May 31 07:07:46 CEST 2012


Greetings,

I have written a string_io module that gives an IO object (like in
file:open/2).
It is old, but still works with epp_dodger (that at the time did not
work on strings. Has that changed?).


bengt

 On Thu, 2012-05-31 at 02:16 +0200, Roberto Ostinelli wrote:
> Dear list,
> 
> 
> is there anything similar to Python's StringIO [1] in Erlang?
> 
> 
> I've a library that only accepts files as params of a function, but I
> have everything I need into a variable that holds a string(). So what
> I would need to do is write this string to a temp file, and pass that
> one to the library; I'd like to avoid doing that if possible.
> 
> 
> Thank you,
> 
> 
> r.
> 
> 
> [1] http://docs.python.org/library/stringio.html





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