[erlang-questions] Change in garbage collector behavior?

Per Melin <>
Fri May 16 23:45:43 CEST 2008

2008/5/16 Alpár Jüttner <>:
> Isn't it possible that the shell somehow wants to pass the result in a
> message into another process (and therefore copy it)?

To work through the shame I traced the process which grows (which is
running functions in the shell module) and it does indeed receive a
message with the value of the assignment. Unless I'm shooting myself
in the foot again.

After doing: A = F(4), ok.


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