[rust-dev] Emscripten for Rust?

Corey Richardson corey at octayn.net
Sun Jan 5 18:28:47 PST 2014


Much of it would be. But why?

On Sun, Jan 5, 2014 at 9:25 PM, Huon Wilson <dbau.pp at gmail.com> wrote:
> On first glance it seems like C -> Rust would be very feasible via a lot of
> `unsafe`, * and *mut.
>
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> On 06/01/14 13:21, Corey Richardson wrote:
>>
>> Any such conversion is going to be lossy enough as to be worthless.
>> It's only acceptable for emscripten because the web platform can't run
>> native code. But any use of Rust is already going to be  targetting
>> something that can run C.
>>
>> On Sun, Jan 5, 2014 at 9:11 PM, Greg <greg at kinostudios.com> wrote:
>>>
>>> I'd happy chip in for a Kickstarter-type project to automatically convert
>>> C/C++ to Rust.
>>>
>>> Anything like this exists or anyone planning on making this type of
>>> announcement?
>>>
>>> - Greg
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