Speeding up Rust builds inside Docker

Currently it is not possible
to instruct cargo, the Rust package manager, to build only the dependencies
of the software you are compiling! This means you can’t easily pre-install
build dependencies. Luckily you can workaround this with cargo build -p!
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Writing an OS in Rust: Double Faults

In this post we explore double faults in detail. We also set up an Interrupt Stack Table to catch double faults on a separate kernel stack. This way, we can completely prevent triple faults, even on kernel stack overflow.

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What’s a reference in Rust?

Hello! Recently I am trying to learn Rust (because I am going to do a project in Rust, and to do that I need to learn Rust better). I’ve written a few hundred lines of Rust over the last 4 years, but I’m honestly still pretty bad at Rust and so my goal is... (more…)

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Rust in 2017: what we achieved

Rust’s development in 2017 fit into a single overarching theme: increasing productivity, especially for newcomers to Rust. From tooling to libraries to documentation to the core language, we wanted to make it easier to get things done with Rust. That desi... (more…)

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