<br><div><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">> Next question: in the absence of an fqdn for my computer, what should I<br> > specify for the Host part? An IP address doesn't seem to work.
<br><br>Works for me:<br><br> ~ >erl -name <a href="mailto:email@example.com">firstname.lastname@example.org</a><br> Erlang (BEAM) emulator version 5.5.2 [source] [async-threads:0] [hipe] [kernel-poll:false]<br><br> Eshell
V5.5.2 (abort with ^G)<br> (<a href="mailto:email@example.com">firstname.lastname@example.org</a>)1><br><br>Looks like some more digging is needed. Is this a general problem on<br>Windows, i.e. do other people have the same problem? (I do not use
<br>windows, I can't help)</blockquote><div><br>Interesting; good to know that an IP address _should_ work. Is there any flag I can pass to erl to have it print out more verbose debugging information rather than dying silently? Thanks.