[erlang-questions] monitor/2

Tony Rogvall tony@REDACTED
Sun Mar 16 00:21:56 CET 2014

I would like to see (and have been for a long time :):

monitor(name, abc) -> reference()

and then be able get notifications when the name abc is registered and unregistered.

Then notifications could be something like:

{'UP',Ref, name, Pid, abc }
{'UP',Ref, name, Port, abc }
{'DOWN', Ref, name, Pid, abc}
{'DOWN', Ref, name, Port, abc}


On 14 mar 2014, at 23:50, Loïc Hoguin <essen@REDACTED> wrote:

> Hello,
> I want to discuss monitor/2.
> It's been there for a while, and it's always taking 'process' as first argument. Any plans to add anything else? And if nothing is foreseen before the end of times, any plans to add a monitor/1 instead?
> Thanks.
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