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@@ -12,7 +12,7 @@ sources= \
# Erlang compiler
all: obj obj/faq.html obj/t1.html
@@ -14,15 +14,16 @@
It depends. (did you expect anything else?)
- With a C background (or Java, C++, Pascal, etc.),
+ With an imperative language background (e.g. C, Python, Java, C++,
+ Pascal, PERL, etc.),
it takes most people about a week before they can write
nontrivial programs, about a month to feel really comfortable
and a few months before feeling ready to take on something
big by themselves. It helps a lot to have someone who knows
how to use Erlang around for some hand-holding.
With a background which includes another declarative language
- (Lisp, Prolog, Haskell, Scheme), you'll be able
+ (Lisp, Prolog, Haskell, Scheme, etc.), you'll be able
to hack Erlang code straight away, though learning to take
advantage of the fault tolerance and concurrency takes a while.
@@ -263,7 +263,7 @@
- <url href="http://">University of
+ <url href="">University of
A Coru&ntilde;a</url> in Spain.
@@ -68,7 +68,7 @@
- Among other things, there is also a web server and a GUI interface.
+ Among other things, there are also HTTP, SSH and FTP servers.
<section><title> Is there a collection of data structures, e.g. balanced trees?</title>

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