[erlang-questions] http://www.erlang.org/ : appealing or appalling?

Tristan Sloughter <>
Sun Sep 9 16:35:03 CEST 2012


I find it funny that it seems Haskell (well Haskell Platform) has the most
appealing landing page for any programming language :
http://hackage.haskell.org/platform/

Would be awesome to have something like that, and linking to Erlang
Solutions binary packages of Erlang/OTP.

On Fri, Sep 7, 2012 at 4:01 AM, Henrik Nord <> wrote:

>
> On 09/06/2012 12:51 AM, Richard O'Keefe wrote:
>
>> The subject line is a node to Adlai Stevenson's quip that he
>> found [St] Paul appealing and [Norman Vincent] Peale appalling.
>> I happened to visit www.erlang.org this morning, and while I
>> found much good stuff there, I found the entry page unappealing.
>> The quote from Joe Armstrong is in dark grey on a black background
>> and is *very* hard to read.  The "bleached" Erlang "e" on the
>> right looked a bit dead, and the way such colour as existed at
>> the top "faded into the black" for some reason made me think of
>> the dying Emperor Julian.
>>
>> On the Downloads page, the word "courtesy" is spelled "curtesy".
>> (And "OS X" is normally written that way, not "Os X".)
>>
> Thank you for pointing this out.
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