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# introduce-yourself
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José Valim

09/09/2022, 7:35 PM
Hi everyone! I am José Valim, I work on the Elixir programming language, and recently I started working on a code notebook for Elixir called Livebook. We have been exploring many visual ideas lately, which brought me to this community. 🙂 In case you want to check out the work we have done so far, here is a recent presentation of mine (timestamped):

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KmLw58qEtuM&t=1410s

The video shows how we automatically generate diagrams from process communication, render supervision trees, visually debug pipelines, and plot charts and more!
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Mariano Guerra

09/09/2022, 8:26 PM
great to have you here! I love where livebook is going 🙂
I guess many know it but just in case, @José Valim is the creator of Elixir
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Jimmy Miller

09/09/2022, 8:32 PM
Hey José! Great to have you here! Just watched the video. Love the visual representations. I always thought that the actor model would lend itself so well to visualizations. Also really love the pipeline visualizer. Always something I've wanted in clojure. The memory inspection is such a good example of why we need dynamic introspectable runtimes. Love it 🙂
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Kartik Agaram

09/11/2022, 11:46 PM
This is awesome! The tabbed alternate visualizations are reminiscent of Glamorous Toolkit, and the ability to run what-if games on pipelines builds on the best parts of Common Lisp.