[erlang-questions] Potion: was "Erlang for youngsters"

Federico Carrone <>
Sat Aug 9 21:27:29 CEST 2014


Me too :P


On Sat, Aug 9, 2014 at 2:33 PM, Loïc Hoguin <> wrote:

> Me.
>
>
> On 08/09/2014 07:25 PM, Robert Virding wrote:
>
>> Hi, have not really been following that thread and just now (yes, I
>> know) saw the reference in Torben's original message that his son
>> thought that elixir looked like Lua. While I don't really agree with
>> that there is an obvious solution that will make it even better:
>>
>> We do Potion which is a new language on the BEAM+OTP with a Lua inspired
>> syntax instead. This would have many benefits:
>>
>> - It would make it much easier for a large group of programmers to get
>> into the erlang fold.
>> - The syntax would be simpler that elixir and would avoid some of its
>> idiosyncrasies.
>> - Lua is a fun language to start with.
>>
>> So who would be interested in joining me to do Potion, a new language
>> for the Erlang VM?
>>
>> Robert
>>
>>
>> On 30 June 2014 23:57, Torben Hoffmann
>> <
>> <mailto:>> wrote:
>>
>>     Very interestning!
>>
>>     Thx for sharing,
>>     Torben
>>
>>     Angel Alvarez (GMAIL) writes:
>>
>>      > Hi guys,
>>      >
>>      > Have any you seen this?
>>      >
>>      > http://twdkz.wordpress.com/2014/06/26/teenage-haskell/
>>      >
>>      > I hope it is, of interest to this thread despite being haskell
>>     related..
>>      >
>>      > Angel Alvarez
>>      > angeljalvarezmiguel at gmail.com <http://gmail.com>
>>      >
>>      >
>>      >
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