erlang ground breaking?

Vlad Dumitrescu <>
Thu Apr 8 09:31:10 CEST 2004


From: "Valentin" <>
> My only problem with Erlang is that I
> don't want to use anything else anymore (and that had never happened to me
> before), thus, I've developed a serious silver-bullet syndrome -- I want to
> do everything in Erlang, even things that are not suitable for it (well,
> this I say just in case, haven't found one yet :-).

Same here, except that (unfortunately) I did found things where Erlang is not
only "not suitable", but practically impossible to use[*]. However, this doesn't
affect my relationship with Erlang! :-)

/Vlad

[*] I refer to massive number-crunching. I have written very elegant solutions,
but one just can't handle lists of some million of items... Should mutable
binaries become part of the family, then it might work!



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