24 days of Rust – app_dirs and preferences

Today we’re going to take a brief look at two crates from the same author –
Andy Barron. The first of them is
app_dirs – a useful library
to find platform-dependent directories, such as application configuration,
data directory or cache. The second crate …


Rust in 2021

This is my response for this year’s call for blog posts.I am writing this as a language implementor, not as a language user.I also don’t try to p... (more…)

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Rust: Zero-Cost Abstraction in Action

One of my colleagues was experimenting with Rust. He started by writing a sudoku solver which he has already written in C before. Once he was completed writing it in Rust, he was very disappointed because Rust version was twice as fast than the C version ... (more…)

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