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Logo ElixirWeekly by @elixirstatus Issue #132
This week in Elixir

Elixir Phoenix: How I Turned A Function Into Raw SQL And Then Into Ecto Queries
This originated as an interesting Twitter discussion, which Brian turned into a comprehensive blog post.

Elixir v1.8.0 released
It seems like yesterday when 1.7 came out ... Time flies!

MecksUnit: Elegantly Mock Module Functions in (async) ExUnit Tests
A simple Elixir package to elegantly mock module functions within (asynchronous) ExUnit tests using Erlang's :meck library.

Monitoring Your Elixir App with Telemetry
Read how to use Telemetry to hook into your app and record Prometheus metrics.

Capturing Functions and Expressions in Elixir
David looks at capturing functions and expressions, which can make Elixir code more concise.

Cool CLIs in Elixir with IO.write/2
Dennis shows us how to use Elixir to craft cool CLI output.

That's it for this round, have a great day!
@rrrene from ElixirWeekly

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