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Elixir 1.7 Improves Error Handling, Logging, and Testing

by Sergio De Simone Follow 17 Followers on  Aug 06, 2018

Elixir 1.7 is focused on quality of life improvements, writes Elixir creator José Valim. Those include a new __STACKTRACE__ construct to retrieve the stacktrace, integration with Erlang’s new :logger module, improvements to Elixir’s unit testing library ExUnit, and support for metadata in documentation.

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Elixir 1.5 Improves Developer Experience

by Sergio De Simone Follow 17 Followers on  Sep 12, 2017

Recently released Elixir 1.5 brings many improvements to the developer experience. An interview with José Valim, Elixir creator and maintainer.

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Elixir 1.3 Brings New Language Features, APIs, and Improved Tooling

by Sergio De Simone Follow 17 Followers on  Jun 27, 2016

Elixir 1.3, recently announced by José Valim, deprecates imperative assignments and adds new types and accessors, improves its Mix build tool and the ExUnit unit testing framework.

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Elixir Hits 1.1, Brings new APIs, Build-time Improvements

by Sergio De Simone Follow 17 Followers on  Oct 10, 2015

One year after hitting 1.0, Elixir 1.1 is out. It brings new public APIs, performance improvements, and tooling improvements. InfoQ has spoken with José Valim, Elixir’s creator.

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Phoenix Web Framework Makes 1.0 Milestone

by James Chesters Follow 2 Followers on  Aug 31, 2015

Chris McCord has released version 1.0 of the Phoenix web framework. Written in Elixir, Phoenix implements the server-side MVC pattern and aims to combine high developer productivity with high application performance.

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