[erlang-questions] data sharing is outside the semantics of Erlang, but it sure is useful

James Hague james.hague@REDACTED
Thu Sep 17 22:07:38 CEST 2009

> In Wings3D (which is an application that depends heavily on sharing),
> I use a gb_tree to keep track of values that I want to share.
> I enter each term as both the key and the value and then I just do
> gb_trees:get/2 to retrieve the shared value.

That is an excellent idea!  I was trying to hard to use gb_sets here :)

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