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What's cooking on master?

119 pull requests were merged in the last week, and 1 RFC.

Now you can follow breaking changes as they happen!

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New Contributors

  • Aidan Hobson Sayers
  • Alexander Korolkov
  • Andrew Barchuk
  • Cam Jackson
  • CarVac
  • Diggory Blake
  • Fenhl
  • Greg Chapple
  • Jeff Belgum
  • Lauri Lehmijoki
  • nathan dotz
  • Paul Crowley
  • Seth Faxon
  • Toni Cárdenas
  • Travis Watkins

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New RFC's


The periodic table of Rust types has been updated, and /r/rust finally hit 8 trillion subscribers.

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