[erlang-questions] How to introspect atom table?

Zabrane Mickael <>
Tue Nov 20 13:22:20 CET 2012


On Nov 20, 2012, at 1:11 PM, Max Lapshin wrote:

> It is a bad idea to increase atom limit, because it will just prolong the suffering.

So fix the code and try to use list_to_existing_atom/1instead of list_to_atom/1 (see http://erlang.org/doc/man/erlang.html).
Better, redesign the code.

> 1 million of atoms is enough for a simple program.

In our case it wasn't sufficient.

Regards,
Zabrane




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