Announcing `io-context` akin to Go's `context` package


#1

This is something that I really missed when working with Rust in the (web) server space. So I created one of my own.

Code: https://github.com/Thomasdezeeuw/io-context.

I also posted this on reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/rust/comments/6n46st/announcing_iocontext_akin_to_gos_context_package/


#2

Couldn’t add more then two links in a post, so here are the docs: https://docs.rs/io-context.


#3

If it is intended to be passed between processes, it should handle serialisation.


#4

Aboslutly true. This is something that is still left to do. But this needs to be cordinated between languages or frameworks for it to really work.