[erlang-questions] distributed gproc and gen_leader

Tue Oct 6 12:11:44 CEST 2015

Le 10/05/2015 09:20 PM, Josh Adams a écrit :
> I'm interested in using gproc in distributed mode, and it's not
> immediately clear to me what the 'right' gen_leader implementation to
> use is.  Right now I'm using Torben Hoffman's, but I was hopeful there
> would be a nice document someone has written up regarding pros/cons of
> various implementations, ideally with a suggestion for which to use in
> the general case.
> Is anyone aware of such a document?  Failing that, can anyone share
> anecdotes regarding how I might choose a gen_leader implementation, or
> whether or not distributed gproc is something I should base a
> distributed system around?  Really just using it for global process
> registry, and also taking advantage of the properties to provide a
> simple ad-hoc 'database query' style for finding processes that are
> fit for various purposes within the system.
> Thanks in advance,

I have used the following module as leader election system : 


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