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A Comparison of the Julia and Rust Ecosystems

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Edmund Miller
Edmund Miller


  • Feris Juggling the Julia logo

  • Rust is the most loved language in stackoverflow again

  • Julia is climbing the ranks

  • Written in the last decade so they don't have to deal with legacy issues

TODO Built-in package management

TODO Central package store

TODO Types

  • The best part is they're there when you want them(when you're developing packages)

TODO Baked in testing suite is adequate(ie don't need pytest/jest)

TODO Community

TODO Easy version management

TODO Does it's main feature and does it well

  • Rust is focused on memory safety

  • Julia is focused on being fast

    • Link to why we wrote Julia

But the compile times in both are slow!

But it's not going to get worse?