Is it a list ?
Marc Ernst Eddy van Woerkom
Fri Jul 11 01:03:51 CEST 2003
> Of course the 'is_list' test could have been given the more correct name
> 'is_nil_or_cons_cell', but when you've typed that enough times, you tend
> to say "screw correctness, I want a shorter name for this thing!".
This made me curious. I just wanted to look up the definition of is_list/1.
Where am I supposed to find the authorative documentation?
E.g. I had a look on the man page which lists some BIFs (using erl -man erlang),
but I found nothing here.
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