[erlang-questions] [clarify] Are private ets optimized?
Wed Apr 23 09:38:08 CEST 2008
"Gleb Peregud" <> writes:
> 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?
No, there is no optimization. Data is copied.
> 2) How data saved with set() behaves when accessed with get() ? Does
> it need copying?
No copying is done.
Björn Gustavsson, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB
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