Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 26th May 2013 18:48 UTC
OSNews, Generic OSes "A tiny 32 bit kernel written in Rust. I was inspired to download Rust and try to do this after seeing zero.rs - a stub that lets Rust programs run almost freestanding. It paints the screen bright red and then hangs. That's it."
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RE[4]: Comment by BBAP
by moondevil on Mon 27th May 2013 17:04 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Comment by BBAP"
moondevil
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2005-07-08

"another OS done in safe systems programming languages.

The irony being that two of the three functions in main.rs are marked unsafe.
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Thanks to them being marked unsafe, it is easy to locate and validate what the code is allowed to do.

In C every line in the source code is unsafe.

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