Chapter 2. Starting with Akka

In this chapter we will go through the motions of installing and configuring our development environment and writing our first Akka application.

We will use Eclipse as our medium of Integrated Development Environment (IDE) and go through the motions of installing, configuring, and doing development with Akka.

We assume that you are well aware of Java/Scala and starting your Akka actor's journey.

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Application requirements

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