The Rust That Could Have Been

This talk will describe a number of language concepts and features that were in the pre-1.0 Rust language at some point but were ultimately abandoned, such as typestate, garbage collection, structural types, and a more or less classical object system. I’ll go over the reasons they were abandoned, and try to convince you that the Rust we have now is the best Rust yet. --- For more go to or follow us on Twitter:
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Recorded on 2016-09-17 at RustFest
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