lightweight Erlang with package management

Bengt Kleberg bengt.kleberg@REDACTED
Mon Jul 3 19:57:18 CEST 2006

On 2006-07-03 13:52, Vlad Dumitrescu wrote:
> current platform? It would be even nicer if there was a small client
> that would detect the running platform and if erlang is already
> installed, and if not, download and install the appropriate base.tgz.
> This way, one could distribute applications and let their installation
> script/program install Erlang too.

is it correct to say that you want to find out if the target computer 
has erlang already installed? and if not, install base.tgz?

if erlang is already installed what would be the appropriate measure? 
for erlrt it could be to do install erlrt only, and inform erlrt about 
the location of the erlang installation (soft link?)

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