[erlang-questions] 14A wants 'fop', what/where?

Michael Turner michael.eugene.turner@REDACTED
Fri Sep 10 15:17:25 CEST 2010

On Thu, Sep 9, 2010 at 3:05 PM, Max Lapshin <max.lapshin@REDACTED> wrote:

> On Thu, Sep 9, 2010 at 9:42 AM, Michael Turner
> <michael.eugene.turner@REDACTED> wrote:
> > this theory that PHP won out over a huge field of server-side scripting
> > languages in the late 90s (some of them probably better) because it was
> the
> > easiest to install.
> >
> Erlang in installable almost anywhere without any fop. It is optional
> dependency

Yes, but ISTR when I last did an Erlang build for a machine with no
pre-built executable anywhere, I found that it's an enabled option.  I had
to look pretty hard, then finally ask around, to figure out to disable it.
 Finally, I gave up on that, and figured out where to get FOP and build it.
 And I didn't even want the PDFs, I was just trying to get through the

-michael turner

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