Catalonia could be an extremely successful economy and EU member state https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/catalonia-spain-independence-vote-economy-population-location-trade-currency-a8025051.html
Help Catalonia. Save Europe.
Oh, a new Firefox Quantum update by Lin Clark. These are always a great read https://hacks.mozilla.org/2017/10/the-whole-web-at-maximum-fps-how-webrender-gets-rid-of-jank/
For #emacs users who use ripgrep: there is a quite wonderful "rg" package for Emacs.
M-x rg-dwim - greps in the current project for the symbol under the cursor
M-x rg - uses ripgrep, similar to M-x grep
My GUADEC 2017 presentation - Replacing C library code with Rust - what I learned with librsvg - https://people.gnome.org/~federico/blog/guadec-2017.html
Also includes links to Luciana's drawings of Ferris the Rustacean!
Rust as a gateway drug to Haskell
Donc. Voici ce que ça donne pour le moment. https://mastodon.xyz/media/P-R32I5DMApGGp3MX90
Check out this paper on cool things that can be done with Rust's static analysis: https://blog.acolyer.org/2017/06/14/system-programming-in-rust-beyond-safety/
"Static information flow control (IFC) enforces confidentiality by tracking the progress of sensitive data through a program."
let public_buffer = ...;
let secret_buffer = ...;
let both = public_buffer.append (secret_buffer);
println! (both); -> fails as it it would leak info
Exploring Rust's standard library: system calls and errors - https://people.gnome.org/~federico/blog/rust-libstd-syscalls-and-errors.html #rustlang
This week in Builder — https://blogs.gnome.org/chergert/2017/06/09/this-week-in-builder/
First stable version of my PDF metadata editor for GNOME https://github.com/arrufat/pdftag
Server run by the main developers of the project It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!