sends don't block, right?

Vlad Dumitrescu <>
Wed Feb 25 13:52:04 CET 2004


From: "Joe Armstrong" <>
>   If you use !!  at the top  level of your code then you can "see" the
> RPC - my brain goes (RPC this  might be slow - take care, and RPC this
> will synchronize any outstanding asynchronous  message) - so I can see
> what I'm doing.

You make a very nice argument for the !! operator, while explaining some basic
Erlang philosophy. If only it was easy to specify timeouts, I'd be sold!

/Vlad



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