Stroustrup’s Rule and Layering Over Time in Rust

Programming language experts like to claim that syntax doesn’t matter, that semantics is all that counts. Don’t believe them! They’re overrotating on a common, pre-rigorous misunderstanding of language design as superficially aesthetic. The study of seman…


Redox: The Rust operating system in 2016

Back in 2009, Jackpot51 wrote SollerOS, which was a tiny operating system which was simply a hobby project of his to learn OS development. It was a tiny kernel written in Assembly, which could print text to the screen.

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Boxes and Trees – Smart Pointers in Rust

Recently, I tried to implement a binary tree data structure in Rust.Each binary tree has a root value, a left, and a right subtree.I started from this Python implementation, which is quite straightforward.class Tree: def __init__(self, val, left=None, ri... (more…)

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