Install Elixir in Debian/Ubuntu using precompiled packages

Today I had the necessity to update a production server using Debian to Elixir 1.9.2. The update from Elixir 1.6 to 1.9.2 was really easy but I will put my steps if anybody has the same requirement. We will need three packages installed in our server: wget unzip Erlang 20 or up Installing Elixir First, we need to go to our tmp folder to download the precompiled package, create a directory to unzip the package and then unzip it. cd /tmp wget https://github.com/elixir-lang/elixir/releases/download/v1.9.2/Precompiled.zip mkdir elixir_precompiled mv Precompiled.zip elixir_precompiled/ unzip Precompiled.zip Now we have all the necessary stuff to get starting …

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