Thanks to Eli Liang for writing this guide.
Help -> Software Updates...
Add Site...button on the right.
Install...button on the right
Windows -> Preferences -> Erlang -> Install runtimes
File -> Restart
Windows -> Open Perspective -> Other... -> Erlang. Click OK.
File -> New -> Project...
Erlang -> Erlang Projectand click Next
New -> Other... -> Erlang -> Moduleand click Next (can also just select “New Module” directly)
Run -> Run Configurations...
.erlang.cookiefile in different places, and if you get connection problems you should enter some value for the Cookie field. If the node is already running, you have to use the same cookie value; otherwise, any string will do.
hello/0(within the brackets for the export, so it reads
erlang hello() -> io:format("Hello World!~n", ).
File -> Save As...
srcin the dialog box. The field entitled Enter or select the parent folder: should now read
hello.erlis saved in the src directory and automatically built.
hello:hello().and hit return. The output from the program will appear.
File -> Close, and then
File -> Exit
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