Written by Chris Wilson @minleychris on 24-April-2013.
This is a brief summary of some of the news to come out of the Clojure world during April 2013. This page is just here as a record of what we talked about, mainly as a reference for those present.
Structural Editing http://alan.dipert.org/post/47444634908/structural-editing-revisited
Its great to see people challenging established orders with clojure
- Based on old ideas od Listp editors
- Paredit commands
- No files...
HTTP Kit 2.0(.1) released http://http-kit.org/
Efficient event driven web server with a unified API for WebSocket/long polling.
- Bug fixes, cleaning up implementation, api unification.
Rendering CSS in Clojure
- Conceptually similar to Hiccup
- Unit concept
Implementation of Clojure in Python
- Targetted to pypy virtual machine
- Interop with Python libraries
Use JRuby's AST representation of Ruby code from within Clojure
- Goal is to make interop as transparent as possible
Clojure style guide https://github.com/bbatsov/clojure-style-guide
Guide on best practices for the real-world.
Inleiding Functioneel Programmeren met Clojure http://michielborkent.nl/clojurecursus/
Dutch language functional programming guide using Clojure
Functional Design Patterns http://www.infoq.com/presentations/Clojure-Design-Patterns
Video of Stuart Sierra talking about common design patterns. Very good indeed.
ClojureWest slides https://github.com/strangeloop/clojurewest2013
The slides from ClojureWest are now up.