Out of the many positives of Erlang, the biggest being the light weight processes and a functional programming model coupled with immutability, the ability to do hot-reloads of the server (Yes, you don’t need a restart of the server daemon!). Doing this in Erlang is quite cumbersome but tools like exrm take a lot of … Continue reading "TIL: Deploying Elixir Apps with Distillery"
So have been working on and off my startup, have been playing with some swanky new tools too. Clojure The absolute rockstar language. The LISP syntax is an absolute blast. The syntactic sugar does have some extremely valuable benefits. The code is a joy to read though. My first small project to explore Clojure was … Continue reading "lingua franche"