[erlang-questions] The erlang baby and the green JVM

Ulf Wiger <>
Tue Mar 30 18:45:33 CEST 2010

David Mercer wrote:
> My favorite line:
> "A lot of the fault tolerance aspects of Erlang come from people trying to
> work around Joe's buggy VM."

This took on a whole new meaning at the SF Erlang Factory, as
Kresten Krab Thorup ("Kresten Krarup"?) demonstrated how Erlang
produced nice error reports when calling not-yet-implemented
BIFs in the Erjang VM. Erlang code is in fact tolerant of
bugs in the VM. :)

Ulf W
Ulf Wiger
CTO, Erlang Solutions Ltd, formerly Erlang Training & Consulting Ltd



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