Mnesia reads with multiple table copies

Garrett Smith <>
Wed Nov 11 01:55:46 CET 2009


WIth Mnesia's location transparency, what is the scheme used to select
a source for reads when there are multiple table copies? The factors
that I imagine would be considered are:

* local vs remote
* ram vs disk
* running vs stopped nodes

E.g. one might assume that a local, ram based read would be chosen
over a remote, disk base read.

My apologies if this is well known -- I've poked around the docs and
Google, but haven't turned up anything on this.

Thanks,
Garrett


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