Write Clojure with Neovim and Conjure

This is step-by-step process to setup vim to be a great (Clojure) editor. This post covers:

  1. Why Neovim
  2. Starting configuration
  3. Plugins

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Published: 2023-03-25

Tagged: neovim clojure conjure

Finding Clojure: New Beginnings


Sometimes, in a vast and healthy developer ecosystem of a language like Clojure, it can be difficult to know where to get started when you want to build an application. The target audience of this series is developers who have some Clojure syntax in their hands and want to start building applications.

Over a series of posts we'll build stagehand, a web application for managing an inventory of servers. An inventory is, in the style of Ansible, a collection of data including system and network information.

Specifically, the Servers in our inventory can be:

  1. Grouped into categories (Team A, Team B)
  2. Associated with tags
  3. Configured with Ansible playbooks

We'll give it a frontend for common tasks (CRUD, running playbooks) and an API for use by other programs.

This article will cover:

  1. Development environment setup
    • What to install
    • Links to Clojure friendly text-editors
  2. Using neil to initialize the project
  3. Some basics about running Clojure programs using:
    • deps.edn and the Clojure CLI
    • the REPL
  4. Hello World with ring

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Published: 2023-03-25

Tagged: clojure finding-clojure babashka neil

Mixtape - Singles, Feb 2023

CHVRCHES - Over (3:38)
Halsey - Die 4 Me (3:36)
LP Giobbi - Can't Let You Go (2:53)
The Midnight - Land Locked Heart (3:24)
The National - New Order T-Shirt (4:56)
Death Cab for Cutie - Foxglove Through The Clearcut (Acoustic) (5:06)
Maisie Peters - Body Better (3:16)
Feist - Love Who We Are Meant To (3:56)
City and Colour - Fucked It Up (3:59)
ODESZA - Hopeful (4:09)
plenka - Still Night Air (3:03)
METAHESH - Shattered Dreams (2:15)
Empire Of The Sun & southstar - We Are The People (southstar Remix) (3:57)
No Spirit - slow breaths (3:45)

YouTube Music Playlist

Published: 2023-03-05

Tagged: music mixtape singles