Why Erlang is the best concurrent language available

Luke Gorrie <>
Thu Jan 23 22:12:57 CET 2003


Joe Armstrong <> writes:

> On Thu, 23 Jan 2003, Mikael Karlsson wrote:
> 
> > 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.
> > 
> > Ehhrm, so why do you show the Apache vs. Yaws comparison :-)
> > http://www.sics.se/~joe/apachevsyaws.html
> 
> Because yaws is faster than apache under conditions of load.

But then, Klacke has implemented Yaws with maximum performance in mind
from the beginning, using lots of fancy tricks. :-)

-Luke




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