London Clojurians Talk: Functional Operating Systems (by Andrew Tropin)

[Connection details will be shared 1h before the start time]

The London Clojurians are happy to present:

Title: Functional Operating Systems
Speaker: Andrew Tropin
Time: 2022-01-18T18:30:00Z
Local time: 18:30 on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 in London, United Kingdom - (click here for local time)

Andrew Tropin (abcdw (Andrew Tropin) · GitHub) will be presenting:
“Functional Operating Systems”

How to apply principles of functional programming, but for package
managers and operating systems? A brief introduction to Guix System
and NixOS, why they are so similar to what we do in Clojure and why
should we care.

Andrew (
is the author of Guix Home project, improves Guix tooling, ecosystem,
and community. He started enjoying Lisps and Clojure in 2015, was a
technical leader of two successful commercial projects (clj/cljs).
Previously worked as SRE and had a lot of fun with GNU/Linux and
infrastructure-related developments.

If you missed this event, you can watch the recording on our YouTube channel:
(The recording will be uploaded a couple of days after the event.)

Please, consider supporting the London Clojurians with a small donation:

Your contributions will enable the sustainability of the London
Clojurians community and support our varied set of online and
in-person events:

  • ClojureBridge London: supports under-represented groups discover Clojure
  • re:Clojure: our free to attend annual community conference
  • monthly meetup events with speakers from all over the world
  • subscription and admin costs such as domain name & Zoom plan for
    larger online meetups

Thank you to our sponsors:


Hi all,

Here is the link to the recording of this event:

This topic was automatically closed 182 days after the last reply. New replies are no longer allowed.