Tue Sep 7 08:56:14 CEST 2021
It is not strictly monotonic, see the note:
Also see this if you need ordered events:
On 07/09/2021 08:27, Frank Muller wrote:
> Hi Everyone
> Yesterday, a Java developer told me that getting unique timestamps is
> only guaranteed to be possible between COREs on the same CPU. Stated
> otherwise, two processes on two different CPUs could get the same timestamp.
> I’m now wondering if calls to “erlang:system_time/1” are strictly
> between Erlang processes on the same scheduler, and even between Erlang
> processes on different schedulers.
> Can anyone clarify please?
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