Revision as of 17:24, 1 April 2020 by Ilya b (talk | contribs) (Restructure, add more links)

Rust in KDE

KDE projects that use Rust

Ikona — an icon preview utility for KDE Plasma

Repo: https://invent.kde.org/kde/ikona

ActivityDesk — a Qt/KDE-centric ActivityPub (Mastodon) client

Repo: https://invent.kde.org/jalcine/activitydesk

KDE tools for Rust

Rust Qt Binding Generator

To use Rust code from Qt and QML code

Repo: https://cgit.kde.org/rust-qt-binding-generator.git/about/

Kate LSP Plugin

Rust Language Server can be used in Kate via the LSP plugin.

Repo: https://invent.kde.org/kde/kate/-/tree/master/addons%2Flspclient

KDevelop Rust Language Support Plugin

To work on Rust code & projects in KDevelop.

Repo: https://cgit.kde.org/kdev-rust.git/about/

KDevelop Cargo Support Plugin

To manage, build and run Rust packages (crates) with Cargo.

Repo: https://cgit.kde.org/kdev-cargo.git/about/

Documentation

Rust Documentation Hub

Contains multiple knowledge bases, of which the most useful for beginners are probably The Book and Rust By Example.

Link: https://doc.rust-lang.org/

Tutorials

Useful components for KDE development

C/C++ <-> Rust bridging

  • ritual - crate generator to use C++/Qt libraries from Rust
  • bindgen - Rust binding generator for C libraries
  • cbindgen — C binding generator for Rust crates

Content is available under Creative Commons License SA 4.0 unless otherwise noted.