[erlang-questions] Maps

Jesper Louis Andersen jesper.louis.andersen@REDACTED
Mon May 13 11:02:20 CEST 2013

On May 11, 2013, at 12:45 AM, Robert Virding <robert.virding@REDACTED> wrote:

> Processing lists of integers is faster than processing binaries, which is not surprising really.

I would contend this claim. Processing a binary is more cache-friendly than processing a list, so in certain cases, cache locality would have the binary win by a large margin. Or are you thinking of something entirely different?

Jesper Louis Andersen
  Erlang Solutions Ltd., Copenhagen

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