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Book Exploring Async Basics (cfsamson.github.io)
139 points by ibobev 53 days ago | hide | past | favorite | 7 comments



I appreciate the effort but found the discussion even more confusing than my already confused understanding. Some simple examples would help.


If author is here, I just read the first chapter and it seems well written. Thank you, I will definitely read through the rest.


Thanks for the feedback. I hope you enjoy the rest of it as well.


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I would appreciate if the title said it's for js (and not rust)


Why? Would you not prefer an accurate title over a misconception?

The book’s title is “The Node Experiment - Exploring Async Basics with Rust”.

The reference to Node is that the book reimplements a similar system to Node’s event loop, but using Rust, to learn more about Rust’s async support.

Node is chosen as a well known async model for this generation’s developers.


What do you mean? It's about writing a node-js like event loop in rust. Calling it "for js" seems highly misleading.




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