Why Erlang is the best concurrent language available

Mikael Karlsson <>
Thu Jan 23 21:35:30 CET 2003

Thursday 23 Jan 2003 11:04 Joe Armstrong wrote:

>   Projects fail because the SW does  not work and *not* because the SW
> was too slow -  remember this and you will have a  long and happy life
> as a programmer.
>   /Joe

Ehhrm, so why do you show the Apache vs. Yaws comparison :-)

Could it be that if you stay with Erlang your code will be fast enough,
and faster than others in many cases. 
But if you use Java for instance you might be lost both ways, it won't work
and it will be too slow.

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