Elixir by a Rubyist
This book is 78% complete
Last updated on 2018-08-27
About the Book
If you are just getting started with Elixir or want to start learning it, this book is perfect for you.
We'll go trough basics and dive into the language! Check the ecosytem that is emerging around it, and even build some real web applications using Elixir's greatest features. In this book you will also learn what is Functional Programming, how it works, why you should consider using it when bulding new applications and how elixir is driven by it.
This book also points out the similarities between Elixir and Ruby, it aim to help Rubyists to understand it in an easier way and help them into learning this awesome language. If you are a Rubyist you will probably feel great about this book, there are Ruby examples and comparisons that might help you into your learning process. If you don't know Ruby, no worries, you will probably be able to follow along this book learning process too.
The book will be frequently updated to accomodate to the changes coming on Elixir's next versions.
The Leanpub 45-day 100% Happiness Guarantee
Within 45 days of purchase you can get a 100% refund on any Leanpub purchase, in two clicks.
See full terms
Free Updates. DRM Free.
If you buy a Leanpub book, you get free updates for as long as the author updates the book! Many authors use Leanpub to publish their books in-progress, while they are writing them. All readers get free updates, regardless of when they bought the book or how much they paid (including free).
Most Leanpub books are available in PDF (for computers), EPUB (for phones and tablets) and MOBI (for Kindle). The formats that a book includes are shown at the top right corner of this page.
Finally, Leanpub books don't have any DRM copy-protection nonsense, so you can easily read them on any supported device.