[erlang-questions] Small and large (>=64B) binaries? How do they differ?

Frank Muller <>
Wed Sep 20 06:08:31 CEST 2017


Hi Dmytro,

Thanks for the hint. I found a lot of references to these keywords ... bit
lost.

How about the rest of the questions?

/Frank

Tue. Sept. 19 2017 à 22:13, Dmytro Lytovchenko <>
wrote :

> Look for binary, procbin, refbin (probably), and sub binary. Use this as
> keywords
>
> On 19 Sep 2017 21:50, "Frank Muller" <> wrote:
>
>> Hi guys
>>
>> Newbie here…
>>
>> Can someone point me please to the C data structure representing small
>> and large binaries inside the VM?
>> Do they’ve the same C representation (or not)?
>> How the VM distinguishes between them internally?
>>
>> Thank you.
>> /Frank
>>
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