4:th maintenance release of R13B

R13B04 Readme File

R13B04 Source File (79.7 MB)

R13B04 Binary File (79.7 MB)

R13B04 Html Documentation File (26.1 MB)

R13B04 Man Pages File (1009.3 kB)

Patch: Missing Erlang Mode

This patch contains the missing files for the erlang mode in the R13B04 Erlang/OTP release. Simply unpack the zip file in the directory lib/tools- under your installed otp system (usually residing in /usr/local/lib/erlang).

Compiling Erlang from source

You can build Erlang from source on your own, following the building and installation instructions. Or use the Kerl script. Kerl is a script that lets you easily build Erlang with a few commands. Follow the instructions to build.

Finding a source version

Follow this link that presents all released source versions, a link to the GitHub source tag, and to the README.

Pre-built Binary Packages

Most OS package managers provide pre-built binary packages. You can also download the latest stable releases from Erlang Solutions. Erlang Solutions provides pre-built binary packages for OS X, Windows, Ubuntu, Debian, Fedora, CentOS, Raspbian and other operating systems. 

  • For Homebrew on OS X: brew install erlang
  • For MacPorts on OS X: port install erlang
  • For Ubuntu and Debianapt-get install erlang
  • For Fedorayum install erlang
  • For FreeBSDpkg install erlang


Since OTP 18.0, Erlang/OTP is released under Apache License 2.0. The older releases prior to 18.0 were released under Erlang Public License (EPL), a derivative work of the Mozilla Public License (MPL).