[erlang-questions] ring benchmark results: Is Erlang crazy fast?

Peter Donald <>
Sun Jul 22 03:57:09 CEST 2007


On 7/22/07, David Cabana <> wrote:
> Joe Armstrong proposed an exercise in Programming Erlang :
> "Write a ring benchmark. Create N processes in a ring. Send a message
> round the ring M times. So that a total of N * M messages get sent.
> Time how long this takes for different values of N and M."

This is probably the same benchmark as described in the following
report (that also has source code).



Peter Donald

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