The Final Countdown – Erlang Battleground

Using lists:seq/2 in Erlang, you might found some slightly unexpected although perfectly documented results. It’s nothing spectacular but I think it’s nonetheless funny. Read more


Hot routes with cowboy (Erlang)

Not all systems, especially web applications, need to be upgraded without being taken out of service. But at ikura, we need it. We do ‘relups’ all the time: we don’t take our service down whenever updates are pushed live.

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Simple slug generator in Erlang

In Erlang, we are going to write a small module called ‘slug.erl’ which can handle all of this. Our home-spun routine will yield a quasi-random string of characters & with that, we can let our imagination run wild with what to do with the results.

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