Welcome to the second edition of 24 Days of Rust!
Two years ago in December 2014 the first edition was pretty well received by the Rust community. That was a hard time - we were still before the 1.0 release of the language. I had to keep up with updating my examples day by day since almost every nightly broke something. Even so, I managed to publish all 24 blogposts on schedule :-)
This year I'm back with another series of articles about Rust tools and libraries. The languge is at version 1.13 as I'm writing this introduction. It's definitely more stable and mature at this point than it was in those savage pre-1.0 times. Some of my examples will probably still require a nightly release, but I'll try to keep them updated when relevant features get into stable.
With that, let's dive in into our first topic, which is....Continue reading »