[erlang-questions] New to Erlang

Bob Ippolito <>
Mon Sep 18 19:29:58 CEST 2006

On 9/18/06, Mel Boyce <> wrote:
> Hi,
> I've been working on getting Erlang into my head and am struggling to
> find documentation suitable for someone just getting into it. What are
> the recommendations?

The absolute best resource I came across when learning Erlang was Joe
Armstrong's 2003 thesis [1]. It reads more like a good book on the
history and usage of Erlang than a thesis, and there's no greek :)

[1] http://www.sics.se/~joe/index.html - Making reliable systems in
the presence of software errors


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