Comparison of server in erlang and C/epoll

Serge Aleynikov <>
Mon Feb 6 16:01:27 CET 2006


FYI, there's a patch submitted by Mickael Remond for Erlang with epoll 
support.

P R Subramanya wrote:
> Hi,
>   Wanted to know if there has been any comparative study of the
>   performance of a server written in Erlang and one in C (using
>   epoll() and/or NPTL threads)? The server could be as simple as
>   an echo server. What is the response time seen by clients
>   connecting to the servers written in Erlang as against thos
>   written in C using epoll() and/or NPTL threads? Has there
>   been any such study?
> 
>   Thanks in advance.
> regards,
> subbu
> 

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