I am back from Portland, OR, USA. I have attended the ACM SIGPLAN Erlang workshop, the ACM SIGPLAN ICFP conference, and the CUFP workshop. I have taken a few photographs of all events. The article about Dryverl that I have presented in the Erlang workshop and the presentation’s slides are freely available.
I have written a small module for the decoding of Palm® Datebook database files: palm_db.erl and palm_db.hrl. Datebook database files contain all the appointments of a Palm® PDA. Note that it can only decode database files that have been archived by a synchronization software. It does not implement a synchronization conduit, i.e. it cannot do synchronization … [Read more…]
I have contributed a patch to Autoconf’s Erlang-related macros, adapted from a patch sent to me by Ruslan Babayev. The AC_ERLANG_CHECK_LIB macro has been modified to set the ERLANG_LIB_VER_library variable when checking for the presence of a library library. The macro sets it to the version number of the library, in addition to setting the … [Read more…]
The development of gtknode, the Erlang binding for the GTK+ library, is now hosted as a Google Code project. gtknode was previously included in the Jungerl collection of Erlang code on Sourceforge. The version on Google Code (version 0.15) is the latest version from Mats Cronqvist, the author of gtknode. This version includes my improvements … [Read more…]