This Week in Rust 143

Datetime:2016-08-22 23:58:46          Topic: Rust           Share

Hello and welcome to another issue of This Week in Rust ! Rust is a systems language pursuing the trifecta: safety, concurrency, and speed. This is a weekly summary of its progress and community. Want something mentioned? Tweet us at @ThisWeekInRust or send us an email ! Want to get involved? We love contributions .

This Week in Rust is openly developed on GitHub . If you find any errors in this week's issue, please submit a PR .

Updates from Rust Community

News & Blog Posts

New Crates & Project Updates

Crate of the Week

This week's Crate of the Week is Raph Levien's font-rs , yet another pure Rust font renderer, which is incomplete, but very fast. Thanks StefanoD for the suggestion.

Submit your suggestions for next week !

Call for Participation

Always wanted to contribute to open-source projects but didn't know where to start? Every week we highlight some tasks from the Rust community for you to pick and get started!

Some of these tasks may also have mentors available, visit the task page for more information.

If you are a Rust project owner and are looking for contributors, please submit tasks here .

Updates from Rust Core

135 pull requests were merged in the last two weeks .

New Contributors

  • Andrii Dmytrenko
  • Cameron Hart
  • Cengiz Can
  • Chiu-Hsiang Hsu
  • Christophe Vu-Brugier
  • Clement Miao
  • crypto-universe
  • Felix Rath
  • hank-der-hafenarbeiter
  • José manuel Barroso Galindo
  • Krzysztof Garczynski
  • Luke Hinds
  • Marco A L Barbosa
  • Mark-Simulacrum
  • Matthew Piziak
  • Michael Gattozzi
  • Patrick McCann
  • Pietro Albini
  • ShyamSundarB
  • srdja
  • Stephen Lazaro

Approved RFCs

Changes to Rust follow the Rust RFC (request for comments) process . These are the RFCs that were approved for implementation this week:

Final Comment Period

Every week the team announces the 'final comment period' for RFCs and key PRs which are reaching a decision. Express your opinions now. This week's FCPs are:

New RFCs

Upcoming Events

If you are running a Rust event please add it to the calendar to get it mentioned here. Email Erick Tryzelaar or Brian Anderson for access.

fn work(on: RustProject) -> Money

No jobs listed for this week.

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Quote of the Week

The best way to learn Rust is to just try! and see what works (or is this to just see what works ? now?)!

llogiq on /r/rust .

Thanks to UtherII for the suggestion.

Submit your quotes for next week !

This Week in Rust is edited by: nasa42 , llogiq , and brson .





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