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An Erd web server: generation Entity Diagrams from a textual description with Haskell

An Erd web server: generation Entity Diagrams from a textual description with Haskell

Last week I started discussing how I am working on improving my approach to diagrams generation, so that it could become acceptable for a Software Engineer. Currently I write a textual description of my entity-diagrams and I generate the corresponding images using Erd. Erd is a fantastic tool written in Haskell which parses its own DSL […]

Getting started with Frege: Hello World and basic setup using Maven

Getting started with Frege: Hello World and basic setup using Maven

I spent a couple of hours playing with Frege (Haskell on the JVM) and not much documentation tutorials seems available. I am trying to help writing this simple Hello World tutorial. The code is available on Github: https://github.com/ftomassetti/frege-tutorial/tree/01_HelloWorld Update: Frege has some very useful documentation at http://www.frege-lang.org/doc/… where … represents the package, or module, name. […]

Exploring frege Haskell for the JVM

Exploring frege: Haskell for the JVM

Recently I played a lot with Clojure and as part of my playing I built a civilizations simulator named civs. I really love building applications at the REPL and my Clojure code is much clearer and easier to read than the Java code I could have written for it but… when you need to refactor […]