How to use this tool?
This free online converter lets you convert code from Python to Erlang in a click of a button. To use this converter, take the following steps -
- Type or paste your Python code in the input box.
- Click the convert button.
- The resulting Erlang code from the conversion will be displayed in the output box.
Key differences between Python and Erlang
|Python has a simple and readable syntax with a focus on code readability.
|Erlang has a unique syntax that is based on functional programming principles.
|Python supports multiple paradigms including object-oriented, procedural, and functional programming.
|Erlang is a functional programming language that is designed for concurrent and distributed systems.
|Python is dynamically typed, allowing for flexibility but potentially leading to runtime errors.
|Erlang is dynamically typed, similar to Python, allowing for flexibility but potentially leading to runtime errors.
|Python is generally slower compared to low-level languages, but it has a wide range of optimization techniques and libraries available.
|Erlang is optimized for concurrency and fault-tolerance, making it suitable for highly scalable and fault-tolerant systems.
|Libraries and frameworks
|Python has a vast ecosystem of libraries and frameworks for various purposes, including web development, data analysis, and machine learning.
|Erlang has a smaller ecosystem of libraries and frameworks compared to Python, but it has strong support for building distributed and fault-tolerant systems.
|Community and support
|Python has a large and active community with extensive documentation and support resources available.
|Erlang has a smaller but dedicated community with good support resources available.
|Python has a relatively easy learning curve, especially for beginners, due to its simple syntax and extensive documentation.
|Erlang has a steeper learning curve compared to Python, especially for developers who are not familiar with functional programming concepts.