[erlang-questions] Let's start a project for a (MMO-)Game in Erlang... (inspired by "Erlang: Who uses it for games?")

Tim Watson <>
Mon Aug 23 13:28:26 CEST 2010

On 23 Aug 2010, at 10:32, Joe Armstrong wrote:

> Graphics in games seems to be exclusively written in C++ which make
> Erlang programmers recoil
> in horror. But C++ graphics components can be controlled from
> scripting languages, lua has been pretty successful here.

There are some existing integrations between Lua and Erlang available as a linked in driver (http://github.com/raycmorgan/erl-lua) or port program (erlua - one "L" - don't have the link to hand). There appear to be a few others popping up on github as well.

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