[erlang-questions] Choke Point

Iñaki Garay <>
Fri May 27 17:19:16 CEST 2011


On Fri, May 27, 2011 at 11:25, Henning Diedrich <> wrote:
> Does the Erlang VM have a choke threshold beyond which performance degrades,
> similar to the 2GB that the Java VM has/had? [1]
>
> I understand Erlang has per process gc and not this gc issue therefore. I am
> asking not specifically about gc but about any implicit practical limit.
>
> Thanks,
> Henning
>
> [1] e.g. see comments http://java.dzone.com/terracotta_java_gc

Most issues are explained here:
http://www.erlang.org/doc/efficiency_guide/advanced.html#id68651

Iñaki Garay.



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