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User's Guide

Version 10.4


2 Scheduled for Removal

2.1  Introduction

This document list all functionality in Erlang/OTP that currently are scheduled for removal. For more information regarding the strategy regarding removal of functionality see the documentation of Support, Compatibility, Deprecations, and Removal.

2.2  OTP 23

VxWorks Support

Some parts of OTP has had limited VxWorks support, such as for example erl_interface. This support will be removed as of OTP 23. This limited support was formally deprecated as of OTP 22

Legacy parts of erl_interface

The old legacy erl_interface library (functions with prefix erl_) will be removed as of OTP 23. These parts of erl_interface has been informally deprecated for a very long time, and was formally deprecated in OTP 22. You typically want to replace the usage of the erl_interface library with the use of the ei library which also is part of the erl_interface application.