tokio

A runtime for writing reliable asynchronous applications with Rust. Provides I/O, networking, scheduling, timers, ... (by tokio-rs)

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  • Blog post: Future::join and const-eval
    reddit.com/r/rust | 2021-01-17
    Not sure if you know, but there already had been work on bringing TaskGroup (which is kind of a trio nursery, or a Kotlin CoroutineScope) to Rust here and here. There however had been some trickiness detected in the interaction with Rusts cancellation and panic behavior for async fns, which make this harder than in the other languages. Anyway, if you are interested look into the associated threads on Zulip or talk to me.
    reddit.com/r/rust | 2021-01-17
    This is not about the task panicing or aborting. It's about the parent task (scope owner) panicing or abort - e.g. because it's inside a select!. In that case the child tasks are now unowned, and it's tricky to find a good solution on what you do with them. The same would totally apply to async-std or any other current async rust runtime. The unfortunately rather long discussion in 1879 describes it. The whole design and implementation for this had been fairly agnostic to any runtime. All it needs is a spawn function and join handles. Those were hardcoded to tokios, but that doesn't mean it couldn't be either generalized or ported somewhere else. But the same set of challenges will apply.
  • How to migrate method 'next' from tokio 0.3 to tokio 1.0?
    reddit.com/r/rust | 2021-01-07
    The direct answer to your question is found here.
  • missing stream impls from tokio-stream
    reddit.com/r/rust | 2020-12-24
    For now you will have to either manually implement Stream on a wrapper or use async-stream. There's an example of a manually implemented stream here.
    reddit.com/r/rust | 2020-12-24
    There's an example here. There's another example here.
  • One async lib to rule them all
    reddit.com/r/rust | 2020-12-23
  • Tokio, the async runtime for Rust, hits 1.0
    news.ycombinator.com | 2020-12-23
    Here is an example: https://github.com/async-rs/async-std-hyper/blob/master/READ...

    You do have to write a ~50 loc compat layer. However, most of the compat layer is due to the fact that tokio's `AsyncRead` and `AsyncWrite` are different from the standard futures crate, which may change in the future [0]. After that, you just have to implement `hyper::Executor` for async-std's `spawn`, and `hyper::Accept` for async-std's `TcpListener`.

    Of course, it is not as generic as `Future`, but it is relatively simple. As @steveklabnik mentioned:

    > There's a few points here that still need some interop work. The intention is to fix that, but it's non-trivial. We'll get there.

    [0]: https://github.com/tokio-rs/tokio/issues/2716

    news.ycombinator.com | 2020-12-23
    news.ycombinator.com | 2020-12-23
    Yes, it is a concern, but Tokio people decided transition can happen without breaking changes hence it does not block 1.0. See https://github.com/tokio-rs/tokio/issues/2716 for details.
  • Tokio 1.0.0 Released
    news.ycombinator.com | 2020-12-23
  • Tokio 1.0.0 has been released!
    reddit.com/r/rust | 2020-12-23
    https://github.com/tokio-rs/tokio/issues/2716#issuecomment-741975815
    reddit.com/r/rust | 2020-12-23
    remove tokio::prelude (#3299)
    reddit.com/r/rust | 2020-12-23
    There are no std traits. See https://github.com/tokio-rs/tokio/issues/2716 for the planning that went into this release regarding this. In particular Where should the traits be defined? And subsequent sections.
  • Released radius-rs: an async/await native RADIUS implementation for Rust
    dev.to | 2020-12-13
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  • Rusticles #20 - Wed Nov 18 2020
    dev.to | 2020-11-17
    tokio-rs/tokio (Rust): A runtime for writing reliable asynchronous applications with Rust. Provides I/O, networking, scheduling, timers, ...

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