[erlang-questions] Is it possible to align binary's byte array to cache line boundary?

Jesper Louis Andersen <>
Sat Sep 17 15:07:54 CEST 2011


On Thu, Sep 15, 2011 at 09:21, max tan <> wrote:
> It seems not supported in current VM, right?

If it is supported, it will be automatic and done for all binaries.
Take a look at the allocator used for allocation of binaries, since it
is a different one than the one used for allocation of process heaps.

Why do you need this guarantee?


-- 
J.



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