Rust VS RustPython

Compare Rust vs RustPython and see what are their differences.


All Algorithms implemented in Rust (by TheAlgorithms)


A Python Interpreter written in Rust (by RustPython)
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Rust RustPython
1 38
4,384 10,151
9.4% 7.0%
8.4 9.9
18 days ago 7 days ago
Rust Rust
MIT License GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
The number of mentions indicates the total number of mentions that we've tracked plus the number of user suggested alternatives.
Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
Activity is a relative number indicating how actively a project is being developed. Recent commits have higher weight than older ones.
For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Rust. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2020-10-14.


Posts with mentions or reviews of RustPython. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-03.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Rust and RustPython you can also consider the following projects:

CPython - The Python programming language

tauri - Build smaller, faster, and more secure desktop applications with a web frontend.

rust-numpy - PyO3-based Rust binding of NumPy C-API

pyodide - Python with the scientific stack, compiled to WebAssembly.

winit - Window handling library in pure Rust

quiche - 🥧 Savoury implementation of the QUIC transport protocol and HTTP/3

jython3 - Jython 3 sandbox

graalpython - A Python 3 implementation built on GraalVM

PyO3 - Rust bindings for the Python interpreter

msfs-rs - A Rusty way to interact with Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020

wasmtime - Standalone JIT-style runtime for WebAssembly, using Cranelift

RSLint - A (WIP) Extremely fast JavaScript and TypeScript linter and Rust crate [Moved to:]