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Originally Posted by gaelic View Post
What exactly is obsucre about Rust?
One of my colleagues once said; "if it's not coded in c it's not worth the bother."
I don't necessarily agree but there are quite a few languages that are made up probably just for NIH reasons...
 

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I haven't used it myself, but I understand Rust can make much better guarantees about memory safety and thread safety than C.
 

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Originally Posted by taixzo View Post
I haven't used it myself, but I understand Rust can make much better guarantees about memory safety and thread safety than C.
The same can be said about pretty much any language. That does not make them better than C. I would argue it makes it worse because it encourages sloppy programming by allowing the programmers to forget about details.

Talking of languages... My other half's colleague was learning English as a foreign language. He said, "It is an easy language to learn. It looks like C."
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Originally Posted by pichlo View Post
Talking of languages... My other half's colleague was learning English as a foreign language. He said, "It is an easy language to learn. It looks like C."
Love that!
How's pointer access done in English?
 

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Originally Posted by juiceme View Post
How's pointer access done in English?
"See that road sign over there? Follow that!"
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#406
Regarding to Spotify issue, not sure if this is related or not. But the playlists are gone from n900 QSpot also. Everything else still works like before.
 

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