Jay Ashe from Cava - Elixir in Production Elixir Orb for CircleCI

Nightly Tasks with a GenServer

Recently on my side project Grapevine, I wanted to start shuffling up the featured games on the homepage. To do this, I set up a nightly process that does the re-ordering. This uses OTP primitives (plus Timex for time manipulating) in order to achieve this.

https://blog.smartlogic.io/genserver-nightly-task/

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Credo, a new static code analysis tool that acts as a code linter, but also focusses on teaching coding practices and code consistency.