This is the archived website of SI 413 from the Fall 2013 semester. Feel free to browse around; you may also find more recent offerings at my teaching page.
Erlang was created by the Ericsson company in 1986. Designed for telephony applications, this is a functional language which supports concurrency (i.e., parallelism) at the language level. The intention is to create fault-tolerant, distributed systems.
Save your program in a file called
have a module called
proj exporting a 0-arity
I will test your code in the same environment as the lab
machines in MI 316, using the commands
erlc *.erl erl -noshell -s proj main
For this language, you need to implement modifications A, B, C, F, H, and I. See the Phase 1 page for details on what this means.
See the Phase 2 Page for the list of suggested
problems. Of the ones listed, I recommend the following as being most
well-suited for Erlang: