Reading Nix expressions
2019-10-25, 10:30–11:00, Sky Room

You just installed Nix or NixOS. You have have a configuration.nix, default.nix or shell.nix and it just looks like a soup of characters? This talk is for you.


Nix is not a big language but the syntax is quite foreign to the usual language suspects. The goal of this talk is to demystify the language. At the end all the viewers should are able to read Nix code and start wielding Nix's super powers.