[erlang-questions] Fast directory walker

Max Lapshin <>
Sat Dec 10 12:02:26 CET 2016


All these discussions about faster or slower are not considering very
important thing:  all these operations are going through singleton process
file_server.  All this speed will become nothing on single core.


This hackish way:

{ok, H} = prim_file:start(),
{ok, Entries} = prim_file:list_dir(H, Path)


works on multicore
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