TWiR quote of the week


#142

That’s a bit macabre, don’t you think?


#143

Ah, poor Tucker.


#144

Evaluating Rust for a new game company’s first title. Is this madness?!

– hoelle on /r/rust


#145

Transmuting an & to &mut is UB:

  • Transmuting an & to &mut is always UB
  • No you can’t do it
  • No you’re not special

– Gankro (?) on the Rustonomicon


#146

I lolled so hard.


#147

aareynolds
all i know is that rust has one of the more hardworking compilers i’ve
ever encountered. no matter how much i swear at it, i actually love it

#rust


#148

Hangar 51. Arc<Covenant> is there. In a crate.

erkelep, reddit


#149

“Can we have the safety of rust by making a library?”

— Unnamed questioner at Bjarne Stroustrup’s “Writing Good C++” CppCon 2015 Talk (paraphrased by MattWoelk on /r/rust)


#150

Cheers to safer systems programming for everyone!
“/u/eddyb” terminated by signal SIGSEGV (Segmentation fault)

eddyb on /r/programming answering a post from Herb Sutter. Seriously, read the whole thread, it’s pure gold.


#151

If one regards Rust as a critique to C++, it certainly should be seen as a constructive critique.

llogiq on /r/cpp


#152

I’m all for this one, it expresses a lot about the Rust community very neatly and is in my opinion one of the reasons Rust is often spoken about and with in many circles.


#153

14:19 <&Manishearth> acrichto: android builder is asleep?
14:19 <&Manishearth> https://github.com/rust-lang/rust/pull/28689#issuecomment-143543422
14:40 < benh> what do android buildbots dream of?


#154

In programming (as opposed to politics), safety=freedom.

llogiq on /r/rust


#155

My first impression from first 30 minutes [of C++ Core Guidelines presentation]: guys just came from cryo chamber and tried to reinvent Rust in a C++ lib plus style checker.

By @target_san: C++ Core Guidelines


C++ Core Guidelines
#156

While this tweet is a few weeks old I still think it’s worth a mention :slight_smile:


#157

It misses at least two borrow checker passes. :smiley:


#158
< tyoverby> When is rust 2.0 scheduled to come out?
< durka42> once pigs implement the Fly trait

#159
<SuperFluffy>    I am always impressed with people who are hanging around the IRC and helping random guys like me. How do you get any work done? :)
<@steveklabnik>    i am highly multithreaded

#160

War is Unsafe
Freedom is Safety
Ignorance is Type-checked

(The new trifecta for rust-lang.org)

killercup on Reddit


#161

Overheard at the PDXRust meetup, when a new user (Joe Fraley) was asked if he had questions about the book:

“Once I’ve figured out the right question to ask, the problem is almost solved”