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Date:      Fri, 24 Jan 2020 22:13:19 +0000
From:      Steve O'Hara-Smith <steve@sohara.org>
To:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: Rust in base
Message-ID:  <20200124221319.d4e7fa438cbb1f30da10af2d@sohara.org>
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On Fri, 24 Jan 2020 20:02:55 +0000 (UTC)
Ihor Antonov <ihor@antonovs.family> wrote:

> So there are 2 questions: 
> - technical one: how bootstrapping issue can be solved? 
> - what does FreeBSD community think of the idea to have Rust in base? 

	Some years back a great deal of work was done to remove perl from
the base so adding Rust (or anything else) would be a step back. An old BSD
goal is that base should be just enough to be self hosting and be BSD
(removing the traditional games from the base took some discussion).

-- 
Steve O'Hara-Smith <steve@sohara.org>



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