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AWS hires Rust compiler team co-lead Felix Klock

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Re: Nice move

> As to last drops of performance I wholeheartedly agree. "Premature optimization is the root of all evil." If anything, this Donald Knuth quote should be hanging above every programmer's desk.

Where do you draw the line? I suppose for some it is "I'm too lazy to redo this shell script in something else" sadly. If more people thought about DDoS scenarios, they'd probably go for the safest and most performant, currently something very Rust-like.

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