The Let It Crash Philosophy Outside Erlang

Abstract Erlang is known for its use in systems that are fault tolerant and reliable. One of the ideas at the core of the Erlang runtime system&# … Read more


When is an Erlang iolist an iovec?

While trying to improve the performance of JSON encoding in an Erlang application last year, I came to wonder about the different representations one can use when writing data to disk or sending it over a socket, and how they map to the OS's underlying f... (more…)

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