[erlang-questions] continuation vs. accumulator

Richard Kelsall <>
Sun Jul 29 20:19:16 CEST 2007

June Kim wrote:
> ...
> In addition to that, is there an easy way of measuring the used memory
> during a function call in erlang(other than using unix's top or
> windows task manager)?

Hello June,

Having just read the FAQ myself, I'll point you to the "measure memory
consumption in an Erlang system?" in the FAQ which is here


which might help you measure the memory. I'm not clever enough yet at
Erlang to answer your other questions :)

Richard Kelsall.

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