[erlang-questions] good project for beginner erlanger?

Mazen Harake <>
Fri Jun 20 16:13:21 CEST 2008

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Circular Function wrote:
> Im learning Erlang like some of you have noticed perhaps by my earlier 
> post.
> I am quite experienced with programming though, having good experience 
> with python and some other languages adn Im not new to functional and 
> celarative programming having used both lisp and prolog.
> anyone have a good recommendation for an application to write as my 
> first a little bigger project?
> it shouldnt be huge, but perhaps a few hundred lines of code and 
> really capture the spirit of erlang.
> Erlang is made for concurrency so something with that. i was thinking 
> a chat-program but im not sure how big that is and it is also hard to 
> test by myself.
> any tips?
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