[erlang-questions] Browser quest anyone?
Wed Mar 28 15:05:30 CEST 2012
Joe Armstrong wrote:
> Has anybody taken a peep inside Browser Quest?
> It's HTML5/websocket game - client in browser server in nodejs
> Might be fun to implement the server in Erlang and compare with nodejs.
> This would give all sorts of interesting metrics - lines of
> code/performance etc.
Certainly seems like it has some scaling and/or reliability issues -
after initial screen setup, all I get is an infinite "waiting for
server" hang. Repeatable in Seamonkey, Chrome, Safari - so it's not a
browser issue. Might benefit from Erlang, indeed!
In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice.
In practice, there is. .... Yogi Berra
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