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? Send me an email! Want to get involved? We love contributions.

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

What's cooking on master?

119 pull requests were merged in the last week, and 2 RFC PRs.

Now you can follow breaking changes as they happen!

Breaking Changes

Other Changes

New Contributors

  • Andrzej Janik
  • Geoffry Song
  • Heejong Ahn
  • John Van Enk
  • Krzysztof Drewniak
  • Lee Aronson
  • Michael Rosenberg
  • Przemysław Wesołek
  • Skyler
  • tynopex
  • Young Wu

Approved RFCs

New RFCs


The current beta is 1.0.0-beta.3 (5241bf9c3 2015-04-25).

There were 2 PRs this week landing backports to beta.

Notable Links

Project Updates

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.

Quote of the Week

< Ms2ger> And note, unsafe code isn't for violating Rust's invariants, it's for maintaining them manually

Ms2ger in #rust.

Thanks to bluss for the tip. Submit your quotes for next week!.