Nov 3 – 5, 2023
Riga, Latvia
Europe/Riga timezone

How do Rust applications get into Debian ?

Nov 3, 2023, 5:00 PM
Sigma – Talks (Radisson Blu Latvija)

Sigma – Talks

Radisson Blu Latvija

Talk (25 Minutes) Application Ecosystem


Matthias Geiger


An increasing number of today's applications and libraries get written in Rust. In this talk I will explain how free software written in this programming language get packaged for Debian (and by extension, Ubuntu). A special focus will be on the GTK-rs tech stack and GTK rust GUI apps.

Session author's bio

Debian user since 2017, contributor since 11/2021, maintainer since 12/2022

Level of Difficulty Intermediate

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