in-ram lists

Ulf Wiger (AL/EAB) ulf.wiger@REDACTED
Fri Mar 24 11:07:07 CET 2006

Look at the 'queue' module in stdlib.

Ulf W

> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-erlang-questions@REDACTED 
> [mailto:owner-erlang-questions@REDACTED] On Behalf Of Damir Horvat
> Sent: den 24 mars 2006 11:01
> To: erlang-questions@REDACTED
> Subject: in-ram lists
> Hi!
> I've just started with erlang and I need some help with this scenario.
> I'd like to have a list to which I can append (push) and from 
> which I can shift elements. I'd like to make sort of a bucket 
> (FIFO pipe).
> This is simple in languages where I come from (perl, python, C, ...).
> But how can I do this in erlang? I've read one cannot change 
> the value of a variable. How can I implement this FIFO pipe in erlang?
> Thanks,
> Damir

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