Subscribe for only $15 to access all of our content

#63: Getting Started with Tasks

If you’ve been wondering how tasks work in Elixir, then this is the episode to watch. We’ll look at a few different examples of how to use tasks: Task.start, Task.async, and Task.await. We’ll end the episode by seeing how Task pairs with a supervisor, by creating a Task that starts as part of a supervision tree.

Join to Subscribe

More Episodes

#112: Deploying with Gigalixir (Revised)

Gigalixir is a Platform as a Service built for Elixir. In this revised episode we’ll see how easy it is to deploy an application to Gigalixir.

Watch episode

#111: Session Testing with Elixir

Often when testing Phoenix controllers you’ll need to initialize the session with data. In this episode we’ll learn how to do just that using the Plug.Test module.

Watch episode

#110: Job Processing with Oban

Oban is a job processing library that uses Postgres. In this episode we’ll add Oban to an existing Elixir project and use it to move some work to the background.

Watch episode