[erlang-questions] [clarify] Limits and overhead of monitors
Sat Jun 7 18:29:12 CEST 2008
On Sat, 2008-06-07 at 09:06 -0700, Jay Nelson wrote:
> Has anyone determined the answer to any of the following questions:
> 1) Is a practical limit to the number of monitors a single process
> can hold?
> - I assume they are fairly static, so just the memory to store
> - how are they stored?
> - any problems if I have 100K processes in an everyone
> monitoring everyone configuration?
Do you really mean that each process would monitor the other 99,999
processes? That would be 9,999,900,000 monitor relationships, so at the
very least you've gotta have a lot of memory on those systems.
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