[erlang-questions] Alternatives to Erlang

Fred Hebert <>
Mon Feb 11 18:50:45 CET 2013


I would first of all be more worried of having literally a million
database tables if 100k users register than using as many atoms.

What drives your design in a way that forces you to have so many
database tables in the first place?

Regards,
Fred.

On 02/11, Maruthavanan Subbarayan wrote:
> Hi,
> I am on the way to creating an application which would create atoms dynamically.
> These atoms are created because I have user registering into my system and each user has set of 10 mnesia tables to be created. Since atoms has a limitation I am afraid that if 100K users register into my system I may run of atoms for creating tables for more users.
> Creating an ETS table with name will give me table identifier with integer. Does a similar thing exists for mnesia too?
> How can I organize such a system?
> Thanks,Marutha 		 	   		  

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