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Implement fragmentation of large distribution messages #2133
This PR implements fragmentation of large Erlang Distribution signals in order to prevent head-of-line blocking. This PR introduces two changes to the
The new distribution headers look like this:
The following restrictions exist when using the message fragmentation:
In addition to these changes to the Erlang Distribution protocol, this PR also fixes and optimizes many internal issues.
NOTE: The documentation for the new distribution headers is not done yet.