https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U8Gl3RTXf88 RustConf 2016: Users of Rust for systems programming rely heavily on its exceptional support for FFI. Many systems APIs involve unions, and macros and transmute produced unmaintainable solutions. 16 months, 3 RFCs, and a half-dozen possible syntaxes later, RFC1444 added union to the Rust language, ready for implementation. This talk will present unions as … Continue reading RFC: In Order to Form a More Perfect `union`
RFCs should provide executable test suites
I have implemented xCal and xCard formats inside the sabre/dav libraries. While testing the different RFCs against my implementation, several errata have been found. The whole idea is: Why RFCs do not provide executable test suites?