[erlang-questions] Can epp_dodge:parse accept a ram_file?

Leo Liu <>
Wed Feb 12 00:39:48 CET 2014

On 2014-02-12 00:05 +0800, Sina Samavati wrote:
> In your snippet, IoDevice is '{file_descriptor, ram_file, #<PORT>}', whereas the
> first argument of epp_dodger:parse/3 must be a Pid.
> Why don't create a temporary file?

I already I have the Text so going through the file system is only a
fallback when nothing better is found.

epp_dodger:parse/3 makes use of io:parse_erl_form and it seems from the
documentation it ought to work with ram_file.


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