run_erl/to_erl on FreeBSD

Sean Hinde sean.hinde@REDACTED
Wed Mar 30 00:16:12 CEST 2005

Hi Vance,

The only thing that changed (in R10B-2 as far as I can see) is that the 
call to mknod in run_erl.c was replaced with a call to mkfifo in 
run_erl.c. This fixed things for OS X, but maybe not all BSDs are equal 
in this regard.


On 29 Mar 2005, at 05:39, Vance Shipley wrote:

> Is anyone able to use R10B-4 to_erl with FreeBSD?
> Here (4.10-STABLE) I see run_erl fail to open the pipe to
> write on and to_erl gets EOF reading from it's pipe.  I
> spent quite a bit of time today trying to get to the bottom
> of it but I'm stumped.
> 	-Vance

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