How to use this tool?

This free online converter lets you convert code from Ruby to Erlang in a click of a button. To use this converter, take the following steps -

  1. Type or paste your Ruby 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.

Key differences between Ruby and Erlang

SyntaxRuby has a more flexible and expressive syntax with a focus on readability.Erlang has a syntax that is more focused on concurrency and fault-tolerance.
ParadigmRuby is a multi-paradigm language that supports object-oriented programming and functional programming.Erlang is a concurrent and functional programming language.
TypingRuby is dynamically typed, meaning that variable types are determined at runtime.Erlang is dynamically typed, similar to Ruby.
PerformanceRuby is generally slower in terms of performance compared to languages like Erlang.Erlang is known for its high performance and low latency due to its lightweight processes.
Libraries and frameworksRuby has a rich ecosystem of libraries and frameworks, such as Ruby on Rails.Erlang has a smaller ecosystem of libraries and frameworks compared to Ruby.
Community and supportRuby has a large and active community with extensive documentation and support.Erlang has a smaller but dedicated community with good support.
Learning curveRuby has a relatively gentle learning curve, especially for those with prior programming experience.Erlang has a steeper learning curve due to its unique syntax and concurrency model.