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Articles in category 'tutorials'

A Clojure / Datomic Web App Tutorial: Part 1

Setup and Data API

Welcome! Let's assume the author is friendly and welcoming, encouraging you to move along and grow as a software developer and that we're here to help. None of that's true, but it seems like the kind of things that should go into...

Clojure: Getting Started

(Mac OS X and Windows)

Getting started with Clojure is mostly a matter of installing the tools you'll need. This quick guide covers Windows and Mac. We'll also try to provide some rationale for why things are the way they are we move along.

The Mac...

Clojure: 'Hello World' from the Command Line

As it's commonly presented, Clojure isn't really intended to produce command-line applications. As a jvm language, Clojure is for Big Things, Big Ideas, Hard Problems.

Leiningen is the dominant build tool for Clojure, and it's not really close. These...