[erlang-questions] net_tick_timeout, net_kernel issue

Scott Lystig Fritchie <>
Wed Oct 24 06:57:30 CEST 2012

Ahmed Omar <> wrote:

ao> Does anyone know if the problem described in the following link by
ao> Scott was fixed in R14 or R15?

ao> [1]http://www.trapexit.org/forum/viewtopic.php?p=55203

Ahmed, to the best of my knowledge, the patch that I'd submitted to the
OTP team (and then refactored by Ericsson, I forget exactly who) has
taken care of that problem.

commit 8214866f6c9e881512e22689707c19aa6816a61c
Author: Hans Bolinder <>
Date:   Mon May 31 12:00:00 2010 +0200

    kernel: Patch 1121
        OTP-8643  Under certain circumstances the net kernel could
        hang. (Thanks
                  to Scott Lystig Fritchie.)


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