[erlang-questions] Bundle rebar with Erlang/OTP packages

Andrew Pennebaker andrew.pennebaker@REDACTED
Tue Jun 11 16:59:13 CEST 2013

That's nice to know!

What about Windows and Mac? For some reason, rebar isn't in stable Homebrew
yet, only in head.

On Tue, Jun 11, 2013 at 10:34 AM, Peter Lemenkov <lemenkov@REDACTED> wrote:

> 2013/6/11 Andrew Pennebaker <andrew.pennebaker@REDACTED>:
> > Erlang suffers from a lack of a de facto package system. Most recommend
> > rebar, but it's not that easy to setup, and most of the Erlang tutorials
> > don't say how to use it.
> >
> > I think it would greatly improve the Erlang community if we bundled rebar
> > with the official Erlang/OTP packages, so that developers could package,
> > release, and install each other's modules with out of the box Erlang, no
> > additional tools required.
> Actually you don't need to build and install rebar. It's already
> available in all major Linux distributions' repositories - Debian,
> Ubuntu, RHEL, Fedora.
> --
> With best regards, Peter Lemenkov.


Andrew Pennebaker
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