Shredder: Garbage Collection as a Library for Rust

I’m excited to announce shredder, a library for Rust that provides a garbage collected smart pointer, Gc. This smart pointer is useful in the same sorts of situations as Rc, but can handle reference cycles. It’s available on crates.io and Github. Here’s h… Read more

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