[erlang-questions] where does output go in detached mode

Richard Carlsson <>
Thu Feb 18 21:30:29 CET 2016


        /Richard

2016-02-18 12:46 GMT+01:00 Joe Armstrong <>:

> Hello,
>
>  I start erlang with
>
>     $ erl -detached
>
> and have two questions:
>
> 1) If program does io:format(Format, Data) where does the output go?
>
> Does the output just vanish, or do I have to unclog some buffers
> eventually?
>
> 2) Can I attach to the process later?
>
>     And if so does this work on the three major platforms OS-X, linux and
>     windows?
>
> Cheers
>
> /Joe
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