It's about time we do a 2nd open-source contribution stream, so this Saturday at 4PM UTC (everytimezone.com/s/163b1f5e) we'll yet again write & submit PRs to some OSS projects! I want to focus on Rust tooling, so was thinking rustup and cargo, but suggestions are welcome! Might also do a std::future conversion PR. We'll pick out one issue for each project, spend some time familiarizing ourselves with the code, implement the feature or fix, and then finally submit PRs upstream!

The recording of our 3-hour deep-dive into the Why, What, and How of Pinning in is now up! Thanks all for watching and for all the questions — the stream is better because of you ❤️ Next video in ~3 weeks. youtube.com/watch?v=DkMwYxfSYN

Votes are in: the next stream will be a deep-dive into Pin and Unpin: why we need them, what they do, and how to use them 📌 It'll be Saturday, 4PM UTC (everytimezone.com/?t=5d7c2d80,) at youtube.com/c/JonGjengset/live and twitch.tv/jonhoo as usual. Come learn stuff with me!

I'm heading out on vacation today and getting back in about three weeks, so no more live-streams until some time late August/early September. There's a pretty chunky back-catalogue of streams up now though, so hopefully there'll be enough to keep you all satiated :p I'll be back just in time for RustConf, so I might also see some of you there! If so, come say hi :D

Also, for those who missed it, I was tired of configuring CI for projects over and over again, so I wrote up my ideal Azure DevOps Pipelines setup as a re-usable template. Now it's trivial to set up good CI for any Rust project! github.com/crate-ci/azure-pipe

Some of you may already have seen this over on Twitter or on Reddit, but it feels right to announce it over here as well. I'm part of a new podcast, Rustacean Station, a new "community podcast" where Rustaceans can pitch episodes and we'll help you get your ideas out there on the airwaves! The first episode on 1.36 is already up, and you can find it anywhere you look for podcasts + at rustacean-station.org/ 📻 If you have an idea for an episode, get in touch!

It's time for the Q&A/AmA on /r/rust! I've create the post over at reddit.com/r/rust/comments/c71, and will start answering questions in about 20m. All questions welcome! 📭

The recording of today's live-coding stream continuing our journey through David Tolnay's procedural macro workshop from the Rust Latam conference is now up! youtube.com/watch?v=KVWHT1TAir

@zentauro Sadly I think that would still fall under me getting income. If someone else ran it, it might be seen as me soliciting them, which would have all sorts of other issues. So while I wish things were different, I think I have to stick to what I have now :)

The idea is that if you enjoy what I do, and have the means to do so, you can support me by getting me something from that list. It has things I'm looking to buy, and anything you buy will be shipped to me directly and put a big smile on my face 😄 And if this is not your thing, that's okay too! I so appreciate all you amazing people watching and commenting on the material I put out there, and the overwhelming positive response over the past year makes my day every day! You're all awesome 🎉

Hi all! As some of you may know, I had to close my Patreon a while back since my student visa in the US won't let me accept any source of income during my studies here. So, I've decided to start an Amazon Wish List instead! amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/EI8G
This is more of an experiment than anything else — it may be that donating physical things is too awkward, inconvenient, or weird for anyone to do it, but I figured I'd give it a shot since so many people have asked me since I closed the Patreon :)

Okay, second stream on procedural macros this Sunday at 4pm UTC (noon EST; everytimezone.com/s/9517e878)! We'll continue with David Tolnay's workshop exercises from where we left off. Live @ twitch.tv/jonhoo (note the new username) and youtube.com/c/JonGjengset/live \o/

First procedural macro stream is done! We finished the first exercise in David Tolnay's excellent workshop from the Rust Latam Conference. The video is up at youtube.com/watch?v=geovSK3wMB. Also, a question to you all: would you like to see a second proc-macro stream, or should we move on to the next topic?

I decided to make this the last TCP stream even though we're not quite done since the streams are becoming very technical (and hard to follow) as we get deep into the weeds. I think it'll be better to switch to a new topic from scratch like we've done in the past! So let me know what you'd like to see in the next stream over at jon.thesquareplanet.com/live-c! Remember that you can vote for more than one topic, and that the ranked voting will take into account your order of preference as well 🗳️

Today's Rust stream is now on YouTube! Our TCP implementation now supports reading + writing data, and we _nearly_ got it all to work with a real-world client 🎉 This was the third and last video (for now) in the series, and you can see them all at youtube.com/watch?list=PLqbS7A.

It's finally time for the next Rust live-stream! This will be the last TCP implementation stream, and will happen Saturday at 4pm UTC (noon EST; everytimezone.com/?t=5cd61080,). As always, it'll be live on twitch.tv/jonfrg and youtube.com/c/JonGjengset/live. Come join us! :D You can see the two previous streams at youtube.com/playlist?list=PLqb. What stream we do next is up to you! Head over to jon.thesquareplanet.com/live-c and leave your vote for what you'd like to see 🎉

Hi all! We'll do more live streams soon, I promise. In the meantime though, I was recently interviewed on the CoRecursive podcast about Noria, Rust, evmap, and live-coding, and the episode dropped this morning! Give it a listen @ corecursive.com/030-rethinking

My co-authors and I wrote an article about Noria (the data-flow database I'm building for my research) for USENIX ;login: that has now been published in their Spring 2019 volume. It presents a slightly more practical view of Noria than the OSDI'18 paper, and you can find it here: jon.thesquareplanet.com/papers

Second part of our live-coding quest to implement a user-land TCP stack in @rustlang is now up at youtube.com/watch?v=OCpt1I0MWX! This time we focused on the crate's external interface, and in particular how we could get as close as possible to std::net::Tcp* and std::io::Read/Write. This will sadly be the last stream until early May due to a major upcoming deadline, but there should be enough recordings up at youtube.com/c/JonGjengset by now that there's plenty of material to keep you busy ^_^

Oh, and you should probably watch part 1 (youtube.com/watch?v=bzja9fQWzd) before you watch this one as I won't be covering the basics again. The plan is still to roughly follow tools.ietf.org/html/rfc7414 with the ultimate goal of being able to interact with real internet hosts!

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