[erlang-questions] Sending a large Erlang content to a set of remote nodes

Dave Cottlehuber <>
Fri Apr 5 09:40:20 CEST 2013


This is interesting http://libswift.org/ but I didn't start on writing it
yet.


On 5 April 2013 09:37, Joe Armstrong <> wrote:

> I agree - there should be a bit-torrent like thing that does not  do the
> "only give you data if you give me data" thing (If you see what I mean) an
> "altruistic" bit torrent that gives data to it's peers even if they give
> nothing in return. A flood-fill algorithm
>
> /Joe
>
>
> On Thu, Apr 4, 2013 at 10:23 AM, Jesper Louis Andersen <
> > wrote:
>
>>
>> On Mar 28, 2013, at 6:58 PM, Bob Ippolito <> wrote:
>>
>> >
>> > You may even be able to repurpose etorrent for this kind of purpose,
>> I'm sure it'd make it easier to put together a great prototype if nothing
>> else.
>> >
>>
>> Yes, that is a possibility, although it may be a bit overkill as a
>> system. I think it is possible to find a simpler protocol when you have a
>> less dynamic environment and you can trust the other clients.
>>
>>
>> Jesper Louis Andersen
>>   Erlang Solutions Ltd., Copenhagen
>>
>>
>>
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