[erlang-questions] Efficiency of a list construction

Ulf Wiger <>
Fri May 20 14:56:07 CEST 2011

On 20 May 2011, at 14:38, Raimo Niskanen wrote:

> In the Erjang prototype stack space
> is limited so all body recursion should be avoided.

In all fairness to Erjang, it actually handles most cases of body recursion quite well. The times I've seen it blow up, it was always in pretty-printing a binary (a deeply-body-recursive function).


Ulf Wiger, CTO, Erlang Solutions, Ltd.

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