dets with Mnesia question

Hans Bolinder <>
Tue Aug 15 10:21:32 CEST 2006

> My question is, would it be possible to shorten the repair time by
> modifing the dets startup procedure such that Mnesia could "inform" it
> of exactly which records need to be cleaned up and what their real
> values should be?

If the VM crashes the space management information (kept in RAM only)
is lost. To recreate it a scan of the whole file is required.

Best regards,

Hans Bolinder, Erlang/OTP

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