[erlang-questions] Crash on alloc

Dave Smith dave.smith.to@REDACTED
Fri Feb 6 19:36:38 CET 2009

This is the type of thing Haskell is good at :)

, or if you really wanted it to be unbounded...

Unfortunately Erlang doesn't do lazy evaluation (and can't for good
reason),  so allocation is all done upfront.


2009/2/6 Francesco Cesarini (Erlang Training and Consulting) <

> standard behaviour when the VM runs out of memory.... Try
> generating smaller lists or adding more memory to your computer.
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