[erlang-questions] writing a delay loop without now()

Paul Fisher <>
Wed Feb 18 13:48:55 CET 2009


Matthew Dempsky wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 17, 2009 at 5:32 PM, Paul Fisher <> wrote:
>> sleep( Milliseconds ) ->
>>     receive after Milliseconds -> ok end.
> 
> That's exactly how timer:sleep/1 is implemented, which he already mentioned.

mea culpa! I did not look, and apologize profusely!


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paul



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