[erlang-questions] Questions about ETS locking

Sverker Eriksson <>
Thu May 10 15:09:27 CEST 2012


Martin Dimitrov wrote:
>> By default, several concurrent readers can access the same table at
>> the same time.
>>
>>     
>
> So when in the documentation it says that read_concurrency is by default
> false, it doesn't mean that reading from an ETS table is not concurrent?
>
>   
True.

'write_concurrency' enables concurrent writes.
'read_concurrency' speeds up concurrent reads.


Good documentation patches are always welcome...

/Sverker




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