bstring.erl in the next release?
Wed Sep 19 19:50:33 CEST 2001
> Thanks. I'll give feedback.
I wait with trepidation :)
> Better: implementing strings as binaries rather than lists.
> Everyone knows that managing strings with lists is the
> major cause of
> poor performances of some Erlang programs: one must not
> the number of programs processing strings
This one has been around for years.. Maybe one day Ericsson will see fit to
make the default representation of a string something more like a binary.
Robert Virding's site has some interesting insight into this problem:
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