Erlang Battleground – Running Out of Ammo

This story (like the last one) was also inspired by the curiosity of my students at Cali, Colombia. The question, this time, is: When and why does the bang (!) operator fail?


Erlang NOTP: a middle way

I’ve always considered Erlang to be an excellent general purpose programming language. With that, the one-off projects that aren’t systems or servers always had the bloat of OTP, and never felt right. (more…)

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