The Way of the Crab

A podcast where two Rustaceans set out to make a game. In each episode, we talk about what we've been working on using the Rust programming language as well as other topics that have been on our mind or our listeners have asked about.


Episode 4: Bunnies, Boxes, and Style

Ecton and ToggleBit meet for the fourth episode of The Way of the Crab.

In this episode they discuss:

  • What they've been working on
  • User interface styling
  • Premature optimization
  • Box<str> vs String
  • Will their game have questing in our game?
  • Making a programmable game?
  • Backwards compatibility

Here are links to various topics mentioned throughout the episode. The list is organized by when it is first mentioned.

  • BonsaiDb
  • Memento
  • Gooey
  • Binary Search
  • PyO3
  • Keep a Changelog

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  • Post on our GitHub Discussions

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 2023-05-26  1h0m