Developing on Pinephone
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(02-04-2021, 04:15 AM)kern707 Wrote:
(02-02-2021, 01:57 PM)signal9 Wrote: Developing applications in Rust for Gnome is a big reason I bought the PinePhone. I haven't had a chance to try it yet (just got my phone yesterday, switched from the Plasma release to Mobian this morning), but I've been looking at this starter project:

https://github.com/richardanaya/pinephon...rs-starter

I've seen some folks talk about compiling Rust on the phone, which seems unnecessary to me since cross-compiling Rust is pretty straightforward, something I've already done for the RaspberryPi.

I feel that compiling directly on the phone is really cool as a feature, very cool that it is possible, but as for real software development it is not the most ideal way to go.

so cross-compiling if possible, might a good idea

Compiling on the phone is fine if you don't mind waiting a lot. Cross-compiling using a more powerful cpu is going to be a more pleasant experience.
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And somewhere in between there's distcc although I've only used it with gentoo (and not on the pinephone)
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