[erlang-questions] gen_server2 merge into OTP?

Matthew Sackman <>
Sat Jul 18 16:13:44 CEST 2009


On Sat, Jul 18, 2009 at 03:53:52PM +0200, Ulf Wiger wrote:
> "OTP-7979  gen_server:call/2,3 will be somewhat
>     faster if the calling process has a many
>     messages in its message queue."
> 
> (From the OTP R13B01 release notes.)
> 
> I've browsed the sources to some extent, but it's
> not obvious where this optimization is done or what
> it entails.

Agreed. I've just diff'd gen_server.erl between R12B05 and R13B01 and
can't see anything relating to this.

Matthew


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