working with Epmd

Thu Nov 29 14:03:17 CET 2001

"Vlad Dumitrescu" <vladdu@REDACTED> wrote:
>I stumbled in communicating with Epmd... I think I do things properly,
>but I must have missed something... The node registers itself, but Epmd
>unregisters it right away... Does anyone know why? Does it check for
>the existence of the node at the published port? (right now I am not
>sure that part is working properly)

You're not closing the socket to epmd, are you? It has to remain open,
it's epmd's "supervision" function - when it closes epmd takes it as an
indication that the node has died.

--Per Hedeland

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