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17 Oct 2014, 23:41
eric jacobsen (1 post)

What are the advantages of learning Elixir over Erlang?

Not “fighting words”, just I have some past light experience with Erlang and a very quick perusal of the Elixir book does not seem to highlight much difference in feature/functionality. And given the similar dissimilarities of syntax for some like semantics I’ve seen in the first few chapters, I’m thinking it might be more productive to continue with Erlang if there are no reasonable advantages with Elixir.

Looking for some opinion for guidance.

26 Oct 2014, 13:34
Eddy Nunez (1 post)

Some food for thought… I recently encountered Joe’s feedback on Elixir within my twitter feed…