[erlang-questions] 2 indexes

Hynek Vychodil <>
Sat Apr 12 19:50:04 CEST 2008

You can use for example this:

{{IdForSide1, IdForSide2}, OtherStuff}

On Sat, Apr 12, 2008 at 4:57 PM, Stanisław Pitucha <>

> Hi
> I'm trying to do something that will effectively work as 2 indexes in
> ets. I'm writing a proxy for connections so my connection list is
> {IdForSide1, IdForSide2, OtherStuff}. I'd like to find that tuple by
> any of ids quickly... is there a way to do it with only one tuple, or
> should I split it to 3 tables {IdForSide1, ConnectionRef},
> {IdForSide2, ConnectionRef}, {ConnectionRef, OtherStuff} ?
> That seems like rather heavy solution, or maybe not... I don't have
> that much experience with ets.
> Thanks for any ideas.
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--Hynek (Pichi) Vychodil
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