[erlang-questions] can a program launched with open_port({spawn, Cmd}, Options) remain running after the port closes?

Steve Davis <>
Thu Sep 27 02:44:52 CEST 2012


I believe I have had a similar issue with attempting to close then 
unloading a driver. I did not get to the bottom of it. So just left it 
loaded for that VM.

This issue too was under smp.

/s

On Wednesday, September 26, 2012 4:55:14 PM UTC-5, Tim Watson wrote:
>
> I'm seeing this happen, and it's most confusing. The program is not 
> launched using nohup/setsid or anything to send it to the background. The 
> arguments passed to open_port/2 are thus: 
>
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