Suggestion: New table iterators

Robert Virding <>
Thu Oct 19 14:51:53 CEST 2000


Bjorn Gustavsson <> writes:
>In the first version of the fold function, which we plan to release as
>a patch for R7B, we will just encapsulate existing functionality in an
>iterator. We will use safe_fixtable / fixtable, but we will not add any new
>locking mechanims to ets or dets.

Question is whether it would not be better to let the caller handle 
that and do fixtable themselves if they feel they need it.  What about 
if the iterator fails?

	Robert
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