Using references from the shell?
Wed Aug 20 16:27:45 CEST 2003
From: "Massimo Cesaro" <massimo.cesaro@REDACTED>
> The question is, can I handle references from the shell, or am I
> supposed to write a test module and pass references as opaque values?
As far as I understand, the whole point of references is that they are
unforgeable. If there existed a way to obtain the reference from
its printed representation then this would be vanified.
Perhaps you can do:
R = ets:lookup(...), func(R).
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