This Week in Rust Docs 25

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This week’s edition was edited by Guillaume Gomez.

Latest news

The way rustdoc is creating urls is problematic for the moment. A good summary of this issue can be found here. A few members of the Rust Doc team are preparing an RFC in order to improve this. If you want to get involved, feel free to speak about it with Guillaume Gomez (imperio on IRC).

The “new” run button has been merged and is now used in nightly docs. Give it a try!

Please take a look to the next rust doc days planning reminder.

The topic to propose crates for the Rust Doc Days is still open and waiting for contributions here. Please take a look!

Current opened issues

For now, here are the three big issues for Rust documentation:

They all need help to move forward so any contribution is very welcome!

There are currently around 70 other documentation issues opened. Look for A-docs tagged issues on GitHub!

Call for participation

There’s now a call for participation to display all methods of a type, even those from implicit traits in rustdoc. This is a great way to help users find everything that a type can do. Any help on it would be very appreciated!

Waiting for merge

Recent doc contributions


Next meeting will be on Wednesday 12th of October 2016 at 20:00 GMT on #rust-docs channel on Feel free to come!

Written on October 9, 2016