One of the joys of working with PostgreSQL is the ability to run full-text searches right out of the box. But how do you set this up? Better yet: when should you use full-text indexing and how would...
I've taken a little time from blogging about Elixir and this little project, mainly because I wanted to dive into OTP a bit more, and I also needed to figure out Phoenix and what I needed to remove.
I am not a fan of migrations - never have been and probably never will be. They were interesting when Rails first came out, but now they're pure friction.
It's time to dive right into the deep end and consider how we're going to use OTP. The learning curve is deceptively steep, but if we can do this correctly we'll have a rather bullet-proof system.