[erlang-questions] ETS Multiple Choice Question
Wed Dec 12 06:51:24 CET 2007
Lev Walkin <> writes:
> Sean Hinde wrote:
> > No locking is available in ets.
> > Limited support means that a single read or write will succeed without
> > being corrupted by another concurrent read/write. If you want locking
> > across mutiple read/writes then look at mnesia
> What about write in the middle of foldr?
We have updated the documentation in R12B to make that clearer:
"If Function inserts objects into the table, or another process inserts objects into the table, those objects *may* (depending on key ordering) be included in the traversal."
Björn Gustavsson, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB
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