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From: "Luke A. Guest" <>
Subject: Re: Ada vs. Rust for low level system software
Date: Wed, 13 Dec 2023 09:10:20 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <ulbsds$3foc$> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <ulbptn$35lm$>

On 13/12/2023 08:27, Dmitry A. Kazakov wrote:

> What for? Any language comparisons lost their meaning long ago as the 
> whole language business degraded into hobbyist/corporate bullshit.


>> Since Ada is mainly used in this area, why has Rust, which is much
>> younger language, and target this same area has gained so much
>> popularity but not Ada?

I would say because they aimed to be a C++ replacement.

> Because it is always someone's arbitrary decision.


> Then of course Rust continues the worst practices tried by Ada and C++: 
> templates/generics, macros.

What's the alternative to generics?

  reply	other threads:[~2023-12-13  9:10 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2023-12-13  4:28 Ada vs. Rust for low level system software Nasser M. Abbasi
2023-12-13  8:27 ` Dmitry A. Kazakov
2023-12-13  9:10   ` Luke A. Guest [this message]
2023-12-13  9:53     ` Dmitry A. Kazakov
2023-12-13  8:44 ` Jeffrey R.Carter
2023-12-18 12:52 ` Kevin Chadwick
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