rust VS go

Compare rust vs go and see what are their differences.

rust

Empowering everyone to build reliable and efficient software. (by rust-lang)

go

The Go programming language (by golang)
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rust go
2166 1543
77,139 107,993
1.7% 0.8%
10.0 10.0
2 days ago about 15 hours ago
Rust Go
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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.

rust

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 2023-01-31.

go

Posts with mentions or reviews of go. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-01-31.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing rust and go you can also consider the following projects:

carbon-lang - Carbon Language's main repository: documents, design, implementation, and related tools. (NOTE: Carbon Language is experimental; see README)

v - Simple, fast, safe, compiled language for developing maintainable software. Compiles itself in <1s with zero library dependencies. Supports automatic C => V translation. https://vlang.io

TinyGo - Go compiler for small places. Microcontrollers, WebAssembly (WASM/WASI), and command-line tools. Based on LLVM.

zig - General-purpose programming language and toolchain for maintaining robust, optimal, and reusable software.

Nim - Nim is a statically typed compiled systems programming language. It combines successful concepts from mature languages like Python, Ada and Modula. Its design focuses on efficiency, expressiveness, and elegance (in that order of priority).

Angular - The modern web developer’s platform

golang-developer-roadmap - Roadmap to becoming a Go developer in 2020

Elixir - Elixir is a dynamic, functional language designed for building scalable and maintainable applications

RxGo - Reactive Extensions for the Go language.

rust-analyzer - A Rust compiler front-end for IDEs [Moved to: https://github.com/rust-lang/rust-analyzer]