[erlang-questions] [clarify] Are private ets optimized?

Gleb Peregud <>
Tue Apr 22 22:55:55 CEST 2008


On 4/22/08, Gleb Peregud <> wrote:
> Hello
>
> 1) As far as i know, data from ets'es is copied from ets to process
> heap every time it is accessed. Are ets'es with private flag optimized
> - do VM still copy data back and forth?
>
> 2) How data saved with set() behaves when accessed with get() ? Does
> it need copying?
Sorry, i've sent it to hasty. I meant put() for putting data into
process dictionary not set() :)

>
> If there is any difference: in my case i'm talking about quite large
> lists of integers (not bigints).
>
> Best regards,
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> Gleb Peregud
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>


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