[erlang-questions] split_binary simple question

Philip Robinson <>
Sat Jul 28 13:00:58 CEST 2007


On 28 Jul 2007 08:30:03 +0200, Bjorn Gustavsson <> wrote:
> "Philip Robinson" <> writes:
>
> > Use split_binary/2 if you have binaries larger than about 128MB: there
> > is a bignum bug in the current binary match code.  (I understand that
> > this will be fixed in the next point release.)
>
> The bug was fixed in R11B-5.

Aw man, you Erlang guys are too quick for me.  I am not used to my
workarounds being made obsolete so quickly...

Thanks,
Philip



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