Erlang/ruby bridge (sorta re: Joe Armstrong RubyConf thread)


#1

http://www.rubyinside.com/erlang-ruby-bridge-its-erlectricity-487.html
http://nullstyle.com/2007/5/9/erlectricity-hi-ruby-i-m-erlang

I’m a n00b with Erlang, but it looks to me as if essentially Erlang’s
playing client and Ruby’s playing server.


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#2

On May 10, 10:43 pm, “Giles B.” removed_email_address@domain.invalid wrote:

http://www.rubyinside.com/erlang-ruby-bridge-its-erlectricity-487.htmlhttp://nullstyle.com/2007/5/9/erlectricity-hi-ruby-i-m-erlang

I’m a n00b withErlang, but it looks to me as if essentiallyErlang’s
playing client and Ruby’s playing server.

It’s neither :slight_smile:

There is an Erlang process and Ruby code acting as an Erlang node.
They are completely the same from the point of view of Erlang VM.

In fact, you’ll want your Erlang node to be the server and Ruby node
to be your client. The example simply demonstrated how Ruby could be
used to communicate with Erlang using electricity