Erlang Articles, Tutorials & News

The Zen of Erlang [2k16]

This is a loose transcript (or long paraphrasing?) of a presentation given at ConnectDev’16, a conference organized by Genetec in which I was invited to speak.

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Multiprocessing Conway’s Game of Life in Erlang

This is an implementation of Conway’s Game of Life written in Erlang, a general-purpose, concurrent, functional programming language. A lot of this essay will be an attempt to document not just the novel syntax but the different problem-solving and archit…

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The Zen of Erlang

This is a loose transcript (or long paraphrasing?) of a presentation given at ConnectDev’16, a conference organized by Genetec in which I was invited to speak.

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Erlang GC Update

This blog post describes the state of the Erlang garbage collector in Erlang/OTP as of November 2017. The latest updates are clearly marked in each of the sections. The Erlang/OTP master branch is a moving target and some of the things may have changed by…

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