[erlang-questions] : Favored Linux distributions?

Hynek Vychodil <>
Wed Jun 18 14:17:49 CEST 2008


On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 1:54 PM, Raimo Niskanen <
<raimo%>>
wrote:

> On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 09:56:44AM +0200, ERLANG wrote:
> > Hi Raimo,
> >
> >
> > >contain. Debian is probably more stable for production
> > >and Solaris 10 often outperform Linux for high load
> >
> > Could you please provide some details about how
> > Solaris10 can outperfom Linux under high load?
>
> Just a rumor from a corridor neighbour that when running
> Erlang SMP and doing some load tests he beleived it
> scaled better for many scheduler threads. He thought
> the Solaris process scheduling might be more evolved.
> And this was on Sun hardware (Sun Ultra 24).
>
> Linux also has different shedulers to choose from,
> especially in some distros.


Linux currently have only one process cheduler - CFS (Completely Fair
Scheduler). Different schedulers for choice are only IO schedulers.

>
>
> >
> > Any benchmarks?
>
> Nope.
>
> >
> > Regards
> > Y.
>
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>
> / Raimo Niskanen, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB
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