[erlang-questions] Let's count Erlang programmers in the list!

Siraaj Khandkar <>
Sat Oct 20 05:44:37 CEST 2012

I'd say that is a more meaningful data point to consider than "me too" emails :)

Although, I work with 4 awesome Erlang devs and 3 of them don't even have
Github accounts, so it's hard to tell...

On Oct 19, 2012, at 1:51 PM, rambocoder wrote:

> Just for fun, there are 1540 users on GitHub that have Erlang code in their 
> repositories.
> https://github.com/search?q=language%3Aerlang&repo=&langOverride=&start_value=1&type=Users
> -rambocoder
> On Friday, October 19, 2012 1:34:25 PM UTC-4, Max Bourinov wrote:
>> Hi guys,
>> I see that demand of Erlang on the market is rapidly grows. I think it is 
>> just beautiful news! People are realizing the power of Erlang.
>> Also I heard strange information that there are 2-3 thousands full-time 
>> Erlang programmers in the world and this is biggest problem of the 
>> language. I have no idea how to calculate all Erlangers, but my first 
>> thought to ask a list to reply to this mail so we all can see how many 
>> replies we have. Of course it won't count all Erlangers, but I believe that 
>> big part of Erlangers are in this list.
>> So, please reply just once!
>> Let distributed asynchronous counting begin!
>> Best regards,
>> Max

Siraaj Khandkar

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