Distributed Erlang with only IP-address?

Raimo Niskanen raimo@REDACTED
Mon Aug 19 07:53:32 CEST 2002

I think it will work just by giving the nodename explicitly when you
start the node, 
	-sname foo@REDACTED
and then try
	rpc:call('foo@REDACTED', M, F, A)
note the single quotes.

/ Raimo Niskanen, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB

Hans Nilsson wrote:
> Hi,
> is there any way to use distributed Erlang on hosts which does not have
> hostnames?  It is not possible to have a DNS and not even a /etc/hosts
> file :-(
> I need to do things like
>         net_adm:ping(foo@REDACTED)
>         rpc:call(foo@REDACTED, M, F, A)
>         :
>         :
> /Hans Nilsson

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