All posts

How to create a mix/Elixir project without Phoenix

 elixir

In Elixir use mix to create projects, Phoenix is just an Elixir library. You can use mix new project_name to generate a project and just not include Phoenix as a dependency. To run mix new you need to have both mix and elixir installed and in your PATH.

mix-project-gen

Postscript:

I built two products to help fund continued efforts for this website, it would mean a lot if you would check them out:
1. 2500+ Words for the Undermotivated Software Engineer - A short essay I wrote on the titled topic ($3).
2. Build 3 Chrome Extensions in Under 2 Hours - A course I built to teach chrome extension development ($9-20).