Erlang Help Docs on Elixir Shell - Using ASDF or Kerl
Erlang Help Docs on Elixir Shell - Using ASDF or Kerl
19 September, 2020

Note: Proceed if you're already using ASDF or Kerl for Elixir/Erlang Version Management Elixir is very well known for it's documentation and community involvement and most of the developers, when they adopt elixir, they first struggle to find the help documentation for erlang functions. We all would have come across this message when using: So, how do we enable documentation for erlang functions: The solution that I'm going to discuss is relevant with ASDF or Kerl. Asdf is a popular version…

Instant Messaging using erlang and XMPP - Part 1
Instant Messaging using erlang and XMPP - Part 1
09 August, 2020

Instant Messaging It's a type of real-time text transmission over the internet and if you want detailed description of what it is please look it up here Underlying Basics There are couple of things, we need to understand about real-time technologies: The underlying protocol is not HTTP/HTTPS, but raw TCP with TLS which is equivalent to HTTPS per say also there is a websocket which has been recently gaining popularity in the recent years The afore mentioned protocols heavily rely on keeping the…

Taking MFA to next level - A new approach!
Taking MFA to next level - A new approach!
12 December, 2019

What is TOTP? Those who have enabled multi-factor authentication (mfa) in his/her Google accounts, major vendors out there are aware of the importance of having them. For others, who are not aware of what mfa is and how it works, please look into the following wiki link: TOTP Wiki Page Traditional Approach of TOTP apps: Most of the Authenticator apps out there, starts providing One Time Password easily, when you: scan the QR code provided to you Enter the secret text provided to you Why this…