Concurrency in Functions and Messages

Inswitch Solutions - Erlang Evaluation <>
Sat Dec 21 10:11:35 CET 2002


When a process is in receive state (receive -> ....), I understand that concurrency is managed by a queue in Erlang when other processes send messages to it.

I don't know how Erlang manages functions calls concurrency when
more than one process is calling the same function.
For example io:format(.....) called by two processes at the same time.

Does anyone know something about this ?

Thanks,
Eduardo Figoli
INSwitch Solutions


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