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Discuss with other Akka users

The Discuss Akka forums is where the Akka and Lightbend communities meet. Asking and answering questions on the forums is a great way to share knowledge about Akka. It also allows for a more open discussion than pure Q/A focused platforms.



Chat with other Akka users

The akka/akka gitter channel is available for ad-hoc discussions of all things Akka-related with the community and the Akka team.


Contribute to Stack Overflow

4,500+ questions with answers

Stack Overflow is a Q&A site for programmers. Stack Overflow has a very active community of people asking and answering questions about Akka.


Report bugs

1,900+ bug reporters

Bug reports help Akka improve, so please report any issues you have! Akka uses GitHub to track issues.



300+ active contributors

Akka's code and documentation is hosted on Github. It's easy to get the code and build Akka from source.

Extend Akka

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Create your own features on top of Akka, Akka HTTP or Akka Streams. Tag the project on Scaladex to get listed.