[erlang-questions] Application granularity (was: Parallel Shootout & a style question)

Jay Nelson <>
Fri Sep 5 16:53:57 CEST 2008

>  agreed. parallelizing list comprehensions will accomplish nothing  
> in phone switch/web server type applications. but that's not what  
> i'm talking about either. to quote myself;
>  "in an ideal world, all the basic OTP libs should be rewritten to  
> be parallel."

I conflated several topics that were discussed in the previous thread.
You are right, and this can be done incrementally, even by the community
as contributions back to the OTP team.


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