[erlang-questions] ocaml vs erlang

Daniel Goertzen <>
Tue Jun 14 20:20:20 CEST 2011


I'll second that.  It was your documented struggles with Haskell years ago
that convinced me to learn Erlang in the first place. (thank you BTW :)

Dan.

On Tue, Jun 14, 2011 at 2:44 AM, Torben Hoffmann <>wrote:

> Hi Joel,
>
> Instead of resorting to the "I could have told you so" reply I would like
> to hear if you could explain where the pain is - I think that will be an
> interesting read... as it normally is when you write up a story!
>
> Cheers,
> Torben
>
>
> On Tue, Jun 14, 2011 at 09:12, Joel Reymont <> wrote:
>
>> I used OCaml for a few months to build a distributed production system.
>>
>> The architecture included Mongrel2, ZeroMQ, Redis and Amazon AWS.
>>
>> Using OCaml in this scenario is like pushing a boulder uphill, I should
>> have used Erlang!
>>
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