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Helper script for setting up the boilerplate required when writing a NIF. I'm using it by installing as an archive, but I guess you could install it as a dep.
git clone [email protected]:rossjones/nifty.git cd nifty mix do archive.build, archive.install
# Creates a skeleton Makefile, c source and Elxiir module. mix nifty.gen --library hello --module MyApp.Nif
The compile and clean tasks should happen when your normal
mix compile and
mix clean calls happen.
How to set up compilation for make was found at http://spin.atomicobject.com/2015/03/16/elixir-native-interoperability-ports-vs-nifs/#comment-531191 which was very helpful in getting started. The mix tasks are derived from https://github.com/asbaker/elixir-interop-examples/tree/master/serial_nif