[erlang-questions] now() on SMP

Pierpaolo Bernardi <>
Wed Jun 27 08:20:11 CEST 2007


On 6/27/07, Pierpaolo Bernardi <> wrote:
> [sorry for the previous private reply]
[sorry again]

> On 6/27/07, Luke Gorrie <> wrote:
> > Howdy!
> >
> > I heard a rumour from a colleague that erlang:now() sometimes returns
> > the same value twice on the SMP emulator. If that's the case then I
> > suppose someone should change it back quicksmart :-)
>
> Why?

OK,OK, because the manual says so.  Sorry.

A bug in the specification of now/0, IMO.

P.



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