[erlang-questions] The trouble with measurements (was: Benchmarking Erlang: ...)
Thu Oct 9 19:18:39 CEST 2008
On Oct 9, 2008, at 4:58 PM, Richard Carlsson wrote:
> So why didn't anyone notice the timeout? Well, because of timer:tc(),
> of course, which runs the call within a catch! So, what the timer
> measured for the lookup loop, was the time for the first
> to time out, namely, five seconds.
Ouch! It works properly with call instead of cast, though, do I
understand you correctly?
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