rust VS zig

Compare rust vs zig and see what are their differences.

rust

Rust language bindings for TensorFlow (by tensorflow)

zig

General-purpose programming language and toolchain for maintaining robust, optimal, and reusable software. (by ziglang)
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rust zig
5 283
3,451 12,137
2.4% 6.5%
8.8 10.0
6 days ago 5 days ago
Rust Zig
Apache License 2.0 MIT License
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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 2022-01-19.

zig

Posts with mentions or reviews of zig. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-23.

What are some alternatives?

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

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).

Odin - Odin Programming Language

rust - Rust for the xtensa architecture. Built in targets for the ESP32 and ESP8266

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

rust - Empowering everyone to build reliable and efficient software.

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

crystal - The Crystal Programming Language

go - The Go programming language

zig-range - A range function to loop over an index without an extra variable.

llvm-project - The LLVM Project is a collection of modular and reusable compiler and toolchain technologies. Note: the repository does not accept github pull requests at this moment. Please submit your patches at http://reviews.llvm.org.

regex - An implementation of regular expressions for Rust. This implementation uses finite automata and guarantees linear time matching on all inputs.

rules_rust - Rust rules for Bazel