/Miguel Young De La Sota

I Wrote A String Type tl;dr: Miguel explores the intricacies of string representation in Rust, critiquing common string types for their memory inefficiencies. The author introduces "byteyarn," a string type optimized for memory usage, emphasizing its properties like "Small String Optimization" (SSO) and compatibility with 'static lifetime strings. The piece further discusses layout optimization, stealing bits, and niche optimization to achieve memory efficiency.

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