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 -

  1. Type or paste your Python code in the input box.
  2. Click the convert button.
  3. The resulting Erlang code from the conversion will be displayed in the output box.
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Key differences between Python and Erlang

CharacteristicPythonErlang
SyntaxPython has a simple and readable syntax with a focus on code readability.Erlang has a unique syntax that is based on functional programming principles.
ParadigmPython supports multiple paradigms including object-oriented, procedural, and functional programming.Erlang is a functional programming language that is designed for concurrent and distributed systems.
TypingPython 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.
PerformancePython 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 frameworksPython 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 supportPython 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.
Learning curvePython 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.