[erlang-questions] The quest for the perfect programming language for massive concurrency.

José Valim <>
Thu Jan 30 18:01:46 CET 2014


>
> Immutability is a language and VM feature. You can have a mutable language
> on top of the BEAM VM, Elixir is an example of that.
>

Small correction: immutability is a VM feature. Elixir has the same amount
of mutability as Erlang. It is common to confuse rebinding with mutability
but it is still compiled to static single assignment.
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