Introducing bitlib-rs for Rust and Cairo

This article builds off my previous article, Intro to Cairo Graphics in Rust. In that, I briefly described how to install Rust and the Cairo graphics library and set up a Rust project using the cairo-rs bindings. With that article, and a bit of dedicated … Read more


Safety is Rust’s Fireflower

Steve is concerned that an overfocus on safety might sell Rust short. At its least compelling, safety turns into a PSA for you to "eat your vegetables." And he makes a good point that for people who have only worked with safe languages, it's a bit like se...

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Using Rust in Windows

As a Rust user, I was discouraged by not having all the good tips for using Rust in Windows in one place. This is an attempt to just that. If you have more tips tweet them to @jntrnr, and I’ll try to add them here. (more…)

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Rust async closer look

…or: Is Rust webscale? In this day and age, no language can really make an impact anymore unless it enables its programmers to harness the power of the Internet. Rust is no different here. Despite posing as a true systems language (as opposed to those onl... (more…)

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