[erlang-questions] split_binary simple question
Sun Jul 8 19:01:45 CEST 2007
Mike McNally wrote:
> Does split_binary/2 make two new copies of the pieces of the binary
> that's split? I would think not, but the documentation (which, it should
> be noted, I have a history of misunderstanding) doesn't say explicitly.
> [ I love pre-moistened towelettes ] Mike McNally --
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split_binary/2 does not create two new copies. It creates pointers into
the original binary.
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