Cool idea, Joel! <br><br>Yes - agreed that a stock exchange is a lot more interesting than a poker server (but poker isn't bad either). <br><br>Is the goal to have a truly functional stock exchange that interfaces with other stock exchanges? Or one that has the capability but not the hook up?
<br><br>yc<br><br><div class="gmail_quote">On Nov 10, 2007 5:58 PM, Joel Reymont <<a href="mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org">email@example.com</a>> wrote:<br><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">
<a href="http://wagerlabs.com/archives/129.html" target="_blank">http://wagerlabs.com/archives/129.html</a><br><br>I want you to start an Amazon EC2 instance and join the "Hardcore<br>Erlang" cluster.<br><br>I want to build the biggest Erlang cluster in the world and push
<br>Erlang to its limits.<br><br>I want to build a stock exchange and show you how to do it.<br><br>And of course I want to write a book about it.<br><br>The focus of the book is not changing, it's still fault-tolerance,
<br>scalability, distribution, etc. What's changing is the software the<br>book is built around. Reading about how to build a stock exchange sure<br>as hell beats reading about a poker server.<br><br>What do you think?
<br><br> Thanks, Joel<br><br>--<br><a href="http://wagerlabs.com" target="_blank">http://wagerlabs.com</a><br><br><br><br><br><br>_______________________________________________<br>erlang-questions mailing list<br>
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