Rust: a Scala writer’s perspective

The 1st year anniversary of my first line of Rust code is coming up, and it’s getting for 5 years since I wrote my first line of Scala code. I thought it would be a good idea to summarise my Scala-tinted perspective of The Rust Experience TM, one year on. Read more


Rust vs. Go

This post is a head-to-head comparison of Rust vs. Go for NTPsec’spurposes. Read it bearing in mind that the NTP codebase has anunusual combination of...

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Parsing NES ROM Headers with Nom and Rust

Long, long ago (December 2015) I wanted to learn how emulators worked, so I decided to write an NES emulator. Not only that, but I opted to write it in Rust, a language which I had never used before. A crazy idea, to be certain, but once I was done I had ... (more…)

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How to Use Diesel ORM in Rust

Diesel is a framework for Object Relational Mapping and Query Building. It’s goal is to get rid of alot of boilerplate code usually needed for interacting with a database. It should feel like Rust, so that the developer does not need to write SQL and inst... (more…)

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