Rust 1.39 Released With Async-Await Support, Attributes On Function Parameters

Written by Michael Larabel in Programming on 7 November 2019 at 05:16 PM EST. 30 Comments
Rust 1.39 is out today as the latest stable update for this popular programming language.

Most prominent with Rust 1.39 is async-await support to allow functions to "pause" generally for I/O or other purposes and then to resume functionality.

Rust 1.39 also now supports attributes on function parameters, new const functions, standard library additions, and other changes.

More details on Rust 1.39 at
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