[erlang-questions] Understanding memory usage

Ward Bekker (TTY) <>
Sat Jan 26 16:03:16 CET 2013


Hi,

I run into high memory usage (>1.5GB) when running `crack_util:crack` from this module: https://gist.github.com/4642789 (make sure crypto is running: `crypto:start()`). As far as I can see, it's not creating (or holding on to)  huge pieces of data.

Why is that?

Ward Bekker










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