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What is Elixir?
Elixir is a dynamic, functional language designed for building scalable and maintainable applications.
Elixir leverages the Erlang VM, known for running low-latency, distributed and fault-tolerant systems, while also being successfully used in web development and the embedded software domain.
How to use this image
Run it as the REPL
➸ docker run -it --rm elixir Erlang/OTP 18 [erts-7.2.1] [source] [64-bit] [smp:8:8] [async-threads:10] [hipe] [kernel-poll:false] Interactive Elixir (1.2.1) - press Ctrl+C to exit (type h() ENTER for help) iex(1)> System.version "1.2.1" iex(2)> ➸ docker run -it --rm -h elixir.local elixir iex --sname snode Erlang/OTP 18 [erts-7.2.1] [source] [64-bit] [smp:8:8] [async-threads:10] [hipe] [kernel-poll:false] Interactive Elixir (1.2.1) - press Ctrl+C to exit (type h() ENTER for help) iex(snode@elixir)1> System.version "1.2.1" iex(snode@elixir)2> :c.uptime 14 seconds :ok
Run a single Elixir exs script
$ docker run -it --rm --name elixir-inst1 -v "$PWD":/usr/src/myapp -w /usr/src/myapp elixir elixir your-escript.exs
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This image is officially supported on Docker version 1.10.2.
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