Building My First Command Line Interface (CLI) with Rust

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  • engram-cli

    After telling myself over and over that today is the day I start learning rust. I finally successfully built a (very small) cli for engram.

  • Cargo

    The Rust package manager

    # Cargo.toml [package] name = "eg" version = "0.1.0" edition = "2021" # See more keys and their definitions at []( [dependencies] reqwest = { version = "0.11", features = ["json", "cookies"] } tokio = { version = "1", features = ["full"] }

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  • tokio

    A runtime for writing reliable asynchronous applications with Rust. Provides I/O, networking, scheduling, timers, ...

    This is where the tokio library comes in to play. We add it to the Cargo.toml under [dependencies] .

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