Rust 0.12.0 released

Date 2014/10/10 5:05:34 | Topic: Product News

The Rust community is pleased to announce version 0.12.0 of the Rust compiler and tools. Rust is a systems programming language with a focus on safety, performance and concurrency.
This release features an abundance of new and improved documentation, including The Rust Guide, which replaces the original tutorial. The standard library has continued to be carefully reexamined and updated for consistency with Rust coding conventions. Cargo, Rust's package manager has made many advancements, and has been adopted by most Rust libraries. Windows support has received renewed attention, including a 64-bit port. Finally, a number of minor language features intended to improve ergonomics have landed.

The brief release notes are included in this announcement, and there is further explanation in the detailed release notes on the wiki. Documentation and all the links in this email are available on the website. As usual, version 0.12.0 should be considered an alpha release, suitable for early adopters and language enthusiasts. Please file bugs and join the fun.

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