[erlang-questions] Erlang vs Clojure

Ulf Wiger (TN/EAB) <>
Wed Nov 28 13:00:22 CET 2007


Michael Regen skrev:
> Hi,
> 
> Don't want to break the current thread  about lispy Erlang and realtime 
> support but there is just a thought about the initial question I need to 
> get off my chest.
>  > Does anyone see the benefit of a Lispy version of Erlang on the JVM?
> 
> I would see two huge benefits if Erlang as it is today would run on the JVM:
> 
> a) Much easier to call Java from Erlang. JInterface works but is not 
> really what I want to sell as the future. Besides, why reinvent the 
> wheel - Java has so much to offer.

Another candidate VM is of course Mono (open source version of .NET)

http://www.mono-project.com/Main_Page

BR,
Ulf W



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