Elixir Process Architecture or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love to Crash

Let it Crash

“Let it crash.”

That’s what I kept hearing. To be honest, it's taken me a while to grok this. It wasn't until I designed and implemented a few systems with a focus on a Process based architecture that the philosophy really clicked. Now, it's core to my thinking and it's enabled me start writing systems with greater fault tolerant that are more well thought out, with less code.

Learning to let it crash

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