Concatenating atoms

Bjorn Gustavsson <>
Wed Feb 2 11:11:07 CET 2005


"Joe Armstrong \(AL/EAB\)" <> writes:
[...] 
> Modules (after loading) share pointers into hash tables
> Which is *evil* 
> 

We intentionally violate many good design principles and
in general do many evil things inside the emulator, so that
Erlang application developers can write clean and fast
Erlang applications.

Performance DOES matter.

/Björn

-- 
Björn Gustavsson, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB



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