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Issue #82 - Architecting Flow in Elixir Programs

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Binary Parsing Optimizations in Elixir
Elixir Core Team member Aleksei talks about significant part of almost every application, Binary parsing, and how it's done in Elixir.

Architecting Flow in Elixir Programs: An Introduction
Getting the “flow” of a program is one of the first things we can do when looking at open source software or joining a new project at work.

Dynamix Supervisors Replace :simple_one_for_one
Elixir 1.6 replaced the old :simple_one_for_one supervisor strategy with shiny the new DynamicSupervisor module.

Persistent Logins in Elixir with Expected
Jean-Philippe created an Elixir package to enable persistent logins through an authentication cookie, following Barry Jaspan’s Improved Persistent Login Cookie Best Practice.

Comparing Dynamic Supervision Strategies in Elixir 1.5 and 1.6
Andrew compares the changes in dynamic supervision approaches between Elixir 1.5 and 1.6!

Guards in Elixir 1.6
Oscar tells us how he's most pumped about Elixir 1.6's real guard support and compares it to Swift's guards.

[VIDEO] Print Changelog of a Hex Package
What can I say? It does what it says on the package: Prints the changelog for a Hex package.

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