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GeneralLearning Rust PinPopular
raddevus18-Jun-21 8:02
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I've begun the journey of Learning Rust with this book, Programming Rust: Fast, Safe Systems Development 2nd Edition[^]

So far, I like:

1) builds binaries that need no additional runtime to be installed -- produces exe which runs natively.
2) Cargo packaging system is actually quite nice.
3) very C/C++-like so easy to learn, but I can already tell there is quite a bit of protection there so you don't shoot yourself in foot.
4)libraries are named similar to std c libaries so easy to find
5 Unit testing is built-in just decorate method with #[test] and you're ready to go. then run with $ cargo test --- AMAZING
6 syntax is very similar to Kotlin (which I know from Android dev) so at least there is some cross-over learning.

Interesting Thing
Types are like u64, u32 (unsigned), i32 (integer) f32 (float).
Made me laugh because it took me back to the days of hungarian notation[^] which was beat up by C# and VisualStudio and all the people said, "stop using hungarian notation!!" and I finally gave it up. Now, in Rust, it's kind of back. 😆🤓
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