[erlang-questions] [ANN] hackney 0.4.1 released

Anthony Ramine <>
Mon Jun 10 15:51:47 CEST 2013


Hello Benoit,

Why use a parse transform for such a tiny amount of boilerplate when you could have used a single macro taking a method name and generating the shortcut function?

Shortcuts work in the shell, parse transforms don't.

Regards,

-- 
Anthony Ramine

Le 10 juin 2013 à 15:13, Benoit Chesneau a écrit :

> On Mon, Jun 10, 2013 at 2:10 PM, Max Lapshin <> wrote:
>> what for do you use parse_transform for hackney:get ? Why you haven't
>> just made a shortcut?
> 
> If I don't use parse transforms I would have to do a shortcut for each
> methods. Methods supported are:
> 
> https://github.com/benoitc/hackney/blob/master/include/hackney.hrl#L1
> 
> It was easier to do like this. Why?
> 
> - benoit
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