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Hey, does anyone on here use -lang ?

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@GrooveStomp is it meant to be a rust competitor?

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@thurloat More along the lines of Jonathan Blow's Jai language. A workman-like successor to C.
Rust is very concerned with memory safety and is split in half between mutable and mutable operations. From that perspective, Odin is quite different.

I think the ambitions of Odin are also a lot smaller than those of Rust. :-)