[erlang-questions] Intel Quad CPUs

Hugh Perkins hughperkins@REDACTED
Tue Sep 4 15:23:15 CEST 2007

On 9/4/07, Chandru <chandrashekhar.mullaparthi@REDACTED> wrote:
> On 03/09/07, Hugh Perkins <hughperkins@REDACTED> wrote:
> >
> > The only bits that worry me slightly are:
> > - the rather cavalier attitude to parameters, which is very evident
> > when you call get_fun_info on a function exported from a module, and
> > simply get told, well it takes 3 parameters.  Yay!
> Well, it is an untyped language, so what else can it possibly return?

That's the point.  It's not something that can be added in a library
later.  It's an intrinsic part of the language specs.

To be honest, I can live without the type being specified, but it
would be good to be able to retrieve at least the parameter names.

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