Tag Archives: Linux

  • Why Linux distributions are so disconnected from the reality? Are they really?
    2012-06-22 Erlang Central

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    So much flashy title is necessary - Peter plans to emphasize several current issues with Erlang and Linux distributions (packaging, building, dependency checking, etc). Many Erlang developers blame Linux distributions and Mac OS X package management systems for having outdated Erlang versions, not providing necessary libraries, etc, etc, etc. He'd like to enlighten his fellow Erlangers about the current not-so-bad state, tell them a story behind that (with the historical parallels), outline c ...


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  • A World Without Linux
    2012-03-26 Erlang Central

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    Let's take a moment and think about a world without Linux. Your Internet search, your social networking company, you mobile phone os, your ecommerce provider. Where would we -- and they -- be without Linux? What were the critical defining moments that contributed to the foundation of Linux and its establishment as the underpinning of so much of our economy and culture. Jim Zemlin will discuss the cross points of Linux and Erlang and how both are contributing to the advancement of technology in ...


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