[erlang-questions] OTP R16B01 has been released
Wed Jun 19 15:42:11 CEST 2013
I've updated erlang-history to go with this release, if any reader feels
like getting a little bit more shell persistence:
Thanks for the relase!
On 06/19, Kenneth Lundin wrote:
> Erlang/OTP R16B01 has been released.
> OTP R16B01 is a service release with mostly a number of small corrections
> and user contributions. But there are some new functions worth mentioning
> as well, here are some of them:
> - Migration of memory carriers between allocator instances, when enabled
> it will result in reduced memory footprint when the memory load is unevenly
> distributed between scheduler specific allocator instances.
> - Interruptible term_to_binary, (thanks to Erik Stenman)
> - Added the +sfwi <interval> Scheduler Forced Wakeup Interval
> - All crypto functions except the block chipers will now chunk large
> input into several calls to avoid blocking the scheduler for too long.
> - Elliptic curve support in crypto, ssl and ssh(thanks to Andreas
> - Lift static limitation (FD_SETSIZE) for file descriptors on Mac OS X.
> (thanks to Anthony Ramine)
> - Removed a lock around GC statistics counter
> - Many small improvements and in Diameter
> - 60 user contributions
> You can find the README file with more detailed info at
> You can download the full source distribution from
> http://www.erlang.org/download/otp_src_R16B01.readme (this file)
> Note: To unpack the TAR archive you need a GNU TAR compatible program.
> For installation instructions please read the README that is part of
> the distribution.
> You can also find this release at the official Erlang/OTP Git-repository at
> Github here:
> https://github.com/erlang/otp tagged *OTP_R16B01*
> The Windows binary distribution can be downloaded from
> On-line documentation can be found at http://www.erlang.org/doc/.
> You can also download the complete HTML documentation or the Unix manual
> We also want to thank those that sent us patches, suggestions and bug
> The Erlang/OTP Team at Ericsson
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