[erlang-questions] -extends(Module)

Ulf Wiger (TN/EAB) ulf.wiger@REDACTED
Wed Mar 19 14:03:49 CET 2008

Richard Carlsson skrev:
> Ulf Wiger wrote:
>> I noticed that epp.erl recognizes an -extends(M) attribute,
>> and uses this to define a macro, BASE_MODULE (and
>> corresponding BASE_MODULE_STRING).
>> This seems interesting, but I can't find any other references
>> to it, either in documentation or in code.
>> Is it work in progress or remnants of a discarded experiment?
> Now I know you were sleeping during my presentation at EUC'07. ;-)
> It's part of the experiment with inheritance (work in progress).
> http://www.erlang.se/euc/07/papers/1700Carlsson.pdf

Oh right - I guess I must have been sleeping...
I do remember the "please don't hurt me" slide, though.

Ulf W

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