[erlang-questions] auto-syncing mnesia after a network split

Joel Reymont <>
Tue Dec 2 23:53:50 CET 2008


On Dec 2, 2008, at 10:33 PM, mats cronqvist wrote:

>  i personally would not bet a dirty sock on ordering events by time
>  stamps (in a distributed system). and for once Leslie Lamport seems
>  to agreewith me.
>
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lamport_timestamps

Would implementing vector clocks or lamport timestamps for Mnesia  
solve the problem of ordering events?

Has anyone attempted this previously?

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