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I help developers and tech writers to create books and earn money · Software Engineer · I tweet about eBook writing, Elm and Elixir programming.
15 Sep
Do you want to create a GraphQL API with Elixir?

Here are all the resources you need to get started.

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Absinthe GraphQL

@absinthegraphql is THE GraphQL library you want to use. It is an amazing toolkit that implements the GraphQL specification in an idiomatic Elixir style.

absinthe-graphql.org
Absinthe allows you to define schemas:

- define the data entities, queries, mutations, and subscriptions
- supports custom scalars
- allows deprecating definitions
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14 Sep
Ready to deploy Elixir to production? Do you know which options exist for deploying @elixirlang apps?

Let's explore the current landscape of #Elixir hosting:

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Nodechef

Allows you to deploy from CLI, git, or bundle uploads. Multiregion support. Support for Let's Encrypt certificates.
Doesn't support releases, uses Buildpacks instead to control the deployment process.

nodechef.com/elixir-hosting
Gigalixir

Clustering support, hot upgrades, remote console, observers, GenServer, and ssh access to running instance. Let's Encrypt certificate support. Releases support. Regions support. Scaling support.

gigalixir.com
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