[erlang-questions] Gproc in a dynamic cluster

Mihai Balea <>
Wed Aug 3 15:16:04 CEST 2011


On Aug 2, 2011, at 3:11 PM, Ulf Wiger wrote:

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> On 2 Aug 2011, at 17:00, Mihai Balea wrote:
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>> Still, generally speaking, what would it take to add netsplit handling to gproc? It would be nice to be able to use some of gproc advanced features. Besides, I believe the initial intention for gproc was to be a replacement for global, and it cannot fill that role until it handles netsplits.
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> The first step is to make gen_leader detect netsplits.

I suspect netsplit detection is not the main issue here, but rather what happens after the split is resolved and the dictionaries must be reconciled.

Mihai


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