Iteration over lists
Fri Mar 17 16:14:55 CET 2006
On 2006-03-17 16:02, Roger Larsson wrote:
> Usually you can trust CPU time more. The OS might have decided to clean
> up some memory for file accesses or suspended your process to run
> other more important stuff. CPU time is the time actually spent in your
> program. But... In Erlang garbage collection can happen any time...
i would assume that these things can happen even if we are running a
if the differences between what we are trying to measure are so small,
so that the os activity is more important than the test programs... why
worry about the differences?
> My results varies wildly (R10B-10):
that is why i give more than one result.
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