[erlang-questions] Erlang on NVIDIA ?

Vlad Dumitrescu <>
Wed Feb 14 09:42:54 CET 2007


Yes, I know, but if I understand correctly CUDA allows to use regular
C programs, thus the beam VM itself, could run on the graphics card,
taking advantage of it's parallelism. Of course, it may not be a good
match for such an use.

regards,
/Vlad

On 2/14/07, Dan Gudmundsson <> wrote:
> You can already use the hardware via esdl/opengl today...
> I/we use it for wings3d today but of course you can use it
> for whatever calculations you want, see http://www.gpgpu.org
>
> /Dan
>
>
> Vlad Dumitrescu wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I just saw this announcement
> > http://developer.nvidia.com/object/cuda.html and couldn't stop
> > imagining how it would feel like to let an Erlang node run on the
> > graphics card!
> >
> > best regards,
> > Vlad
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