Installing Elixir and Phoenix framework on Windows 10

Since December I’m using a Windows 10 based tablet/convertible Asus T100HAN. It is small and neat device and my first tablet I can sensibly code on while commuting, waiting at doctor’s office and the like. Which is great, you know :-) Below I wrote all the steps required to get Elixir and Phoenix framework running on such low-end device or any other with Windows 10. First install Chocolatey if you haven’t already. »

Everything needs a restart sometimes.

This small virtual space isn’t any different. The pros of restarting are many, but for this particular blog I once and for all divorced from all those dynamic too-much-hassle to keep them running blog engines and settled for Jekyll. Also, I can write posts using my new favourite text editor – Spacemacs, which I hope will make it far easier to blog as it is running all the time. »

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