[erlang-questions] automatic garbage collection when low memo ry?
Convey Christian J NPRI
Wed Mar 26 20:01:50 CET 2008
> > I've got a program that crashes unless I explicitly call
> erlang:garbage_collect() at certain points. I'm pretty sure
> the problem is that I'm running out of memory simply because
> the garbage collector isn't running often enough.
> Do you use R11B or R12B?
> Does your code use a lot of binaries or big integers?
> R12B will do garbage collections more frequently when doing
> calculations with big integers than R11B.
I'm only using a few integers, and they're small. Most of my work is in floats.
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