[erlang-questions] Erlang doesn't suck

Joel Reymont joelr1@REDACTED
Wed Oct 1 18:48:08 CEST 2008

On Oct 1, 2008, at 5:42 PM, Paul Fisher wrote:

> I would expect HIPE compiled stuff to have much more chance to go  
> faster, but otherwise it trades higher memory usage (64-bit  
> addresses in  data structures) for larger addressable memory for a vm.

I have yet to test using HiPE.

> Which begs the question of whether you compile to native or not for  
> your benchmarking?  Not everything benefits, but we have some  
> modules that show significant gains from:
> -compile([native, {hipe,[o3]}, inline]).

I will test this next. That and further scaling on top of several VMs  
instead of one.


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