schedule Nov 14th 03:00 - 03:20 PM place Ball Room 1 people 30 Interested

One of the strategies being adopted by RoR or Java software developers in adopting Elixir is they have not yet adapted themselves to unlearn the OOP in developing the web systems. This has caused OOP concepts to creep into full fledged Elixir systems. This presentation seeks to highlight these subtle points that need to be avoided to make the code more FP and less OOP.

 
 

Outline/Structure of the Experience Report

  • Outline of Elixir Lifecycle (5 mins)
  • Popularity of Elixir(1 min)
  • Adoption of Elixir(2 mins)
  • Common mistakes in adopting Elixir(6 mins)
  • Writing clean code in Elixir(3 mins)
  • Conclusion and Questions(3 mins)

Learning Outcome

Avoiding common mistakes while programming in Elixir.

Target Audience

Programmers moving from OOP to FP languages

Prerequisites for Attendees

Understanding of basic FP and OOP

schedule Submitted 3 months ago

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  • Naresh Jain
    By Naresh Jain  ~  1 month ago
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    Hi Nikhil,

    Thanks for the proposal. Can you please highlight some of the common mistakes you've seen while adopting Elixir? Is there a place online where I can check the before and after for such mistakes?

    Also, can you please provide a video of your talk for the program committee to check your presentation style?

    • Nikhil More
      By Nikhil More  ~  1 month ago
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      Hi Naresh!, 

      The presentation is based upon my experience with other programmers who have migrated from other languages to elixir. There are quite a few blogs as well as presenatations on similar topics. I have attached the link of my proposed presentation (I had presented the same at a meetup this September). I do not have a video for it now. 

      • Naresh Jain
        By Naresh Jain  ~  1 month ago
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        Hi Nikhil,

        I went through the slides, but did not find anything specific in the slides about:

        • Common mistakes in adopting Elixir(6 mins)
        • Writing clean code in Elixir(3 mins)

        It seems very high-level and generic. Can you get into more details?

        • Nikhil More
          By Nikhil More  ~  1 month ago
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          Alright Naresh, I will modify the slides and repost around noon tomorrow.

          • Deepti Tomar
            By Deepti Tomar  ~  1 month ago
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            Hi Nikhil,

            As discussed, Please record a 1 minute trailer video of your talk and share the link with us.

            • Nikhil More
              By Nikhil More  ~  1 month ago
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              Hello Deepti, 

              Please find the video shared at the link below. 

              https://drive.google.com/file/d/1OmCEQ0uhjMjXxETGA4asSkK_fBRmQzgO/view?usp=sharing


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