Rust Optimizations That C++ Can’t Do (Version 2)

My last post was wrong in the details, so let me show a better example. Rust code : pub extern fn foo(v: &u64, callback: fn()) -> u64 { l… Read more


How Rust Can Replace C in Python Libraries

An anonymous reader quotes InfoWorld: Proponents of Rust, the language engineered by Mozilla to give developers both speed and memory safety, are stumping for the language as a long-term replacement for C and C++. But replacing software written in these l... (more…)

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Rust for Clojure Programmers

You already write software in Clojure. It pays your bills. You enjoy it. You're in an industry reaping disproportionate benefit from loose money policies, leading to a trend-chasing culture of overpaid nerds making web apps. You feel guilty about this, bu...

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Writing a Raytracer in Rust (Part 1)

Introduction Hello! This is part one of a short series of posts on writing a simple raytracer in Rust. I’ve never written one of these before, so it should be a learning experience all around. So what is a raytracer anyway? The short version is it’s a com... (more…)

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