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Rust in peace: Memory bugs in C and C++ code cause security issues so Microsoft is considering alternatives once again

Giovani Tapini Silver badge

Re: Funny circle of life moment

Just came back to this comment, and although old, i'll add this as a response to the @AC comment... even if only for posterity.

At the time I had a friend who was writing safety critical software, and had to write everything directly in assembler as compiled code, even from the same source files, would not reliably create the same object. Non-deterministic compiler optimisations ruled it out entirely...

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