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Long-lived Processes in Elixir

Something that never ceases to amaze me about Elixir is that tail call optimization is the trick to having long-lived processes.

In other languages, we’d get a stack overflow.

In Elixir, we get a process that can hold state and send/receive messages.🤩

👉 short video exploring that 👀