Rust crate stdlib inclusion via left-pad index

Patrick Walton proposed the idea of a “left-pad index”: I went ahead and crunched the numbers for, surveying the top 500 crates by recent downloads, dividing that number by the crate size, and coming up with the following results: Per Pa… Read more


Achieving warp speed with Rust

If you're looking to write fast code in Rust, good news! Rust makes it really easy to write really fast code. The focus on zero-cost abstractions, the lack of implicit boxing and the static memory management means that even naïve code is often faster than... (more…)

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