getting started

The nerves foundation is usable today.

The first step is downloading and installing the Nerves SDK from GitHub. See the for instructions.

Once the Nerves SDK has been installed, you can start your own Erlang projects and build them in the Nerves environment. Look at the demonstration project for a simple example. The Getting Started screencast below walks through the SDK installation and the demo application build step by step.



Embedded Erlang, Nerves, and SumoBots from Frank Hunleth

Building a Network IP Camera using Erlang from Frank Hunleth

Using Erlang in an Embedded and Cross-Compiled World from Frank Hunleth


The mailing list is the best place to go for any questions. If you’d like to contribute bug fixes or new features, please go ahead and fork the project and send me a pull request.