Archive for 2010


jui Updates: R14A Support, Mochiweb, Available for Your Own Projects

Dale Harvey just recently updated  with R14A support. If you are doing any Erlang development, or even looking to just learn a bit about Erlang, I highly recommend using erldocs over the official documentation. The ease of use just makes looking up a module, function, or argument so… Read more »



Spanish Language Erlang List

If you’re looking for a Spanish language group to discuss Erlang, Mariano Guerra recently started “ ErlAr “, a mailing list for all things Erlang, but in Castellano. Mariano is the author of  Efene , a Javascript-syntax language that compiles to Erlang bytecode. I’m planning an interview with… Read more »



RabbitMQ acquired by SpringSource/VMWare

Erlang-based RabbitMQ was  acquired  today by SpringSource, which is owned by VMWare. Congrats to Alexis and the team. As SpringSource provides commercial support for ActiveMQ it’s obviously a perfect fit, and it gives commercial players who want to try out Erlang no excuses with regard to support. Read more »



Simple Chart of Embeddable Scripting Options In Erlang

In preparation for my upcoming talk this week at Erlang Factory San Francisco, focused on Lua integration in Erlang, I’m reviewing Lua, Javascript, and Reia, and I came up with this very simple decision tree . Please send any thoughts, or additional languages I should cover. I left out languages… Read more »



Interview with Marc Worrell: Zotonic Rethinks the CMS with Erlang

I took a minute from getting ready for my talk at  Erlang Factory  (and working on the day job) to talk with  Marc Worrell , Lead Architect of  Zotonic  – a new Content Management System written entirely in Erlang. This is a brief overview of the system focused on the ‘why’ – the technical details… Read more »