[erlang-questions] Erlang vs. Stackless Python

Zac Brown <>
Fri Aug 3 19:35:37 CEST 2007


On Fri, 03 Aug 2007 10:49:59 -0400, Chad Wilson wrote:

> On 8/3/07, Zac Brown <> wrote:
>> That benchmark has some pitfalls in that it doesn't really demonstrate the
>> scalabilty of erlang that well. I feel confident saying that erlang would
>> scale to a much larger scale far better than stackless python would.
>> Interesting post no doubt, but could've been a little less biased.
> 
> An effective answer to the blogger might be to run his programs as he
> had written them on a machine that would provide that challenge.
> Anyone got a many-core/distributed system to run some competitive
> benchmarks?
> 
> -w

I've got a cluster of XServe's we could run it on.

Zac





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