[erlang-questions] error_logger and the perils of asynchronicity

Steve Davis <>
Sat May 16 14:10:35 CEST 2009

On May 14, 5:55 pm, Oscar Hellström <>
> Ah, but in this case, in the event of a system failure (which results in
> the VM crashing from running out of memory) we still wouldn't know what
> should have been logged.

OK, so let's assume you have a complex application that generates lot
of log messages and you absolutely cannot affort to lose. What about
logging out to a message queue (e.g. Rabbit)?


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