Vlad Dumitrescu (EAW)
Fri Jan 17 15:52:27 CET 2003
> The timer_server (timer module) is in the process of beeing rewritten
> right now. The new implementation will use the timer BIFs
> (see the man
> page for the erlang module) as much as possible.
> The current implementation is inefficient (use the timer BIFs if you
> can) especially if there are many timers at the same time.
> Regards Kenneth Lundin (Product Manager for OTP)
Thanks a lot!
The timer BIFs accept only 32 bit arguments... In milliseconds, that's not a high upper limit. Will that change?
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