I'm a software developer originally from Graz but living in Vienna, Austria. I previously worked as a full-stack web developer before quitting my job to work as a freelancer and explore open source. Currently, I work at timeular.
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libp2p tutorial: Build a peer-to-peer app in Rust
In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to build a very simple peer-to-peer application using Rust and the fantastic libp2p library.
December 14, 2020
15 min read
Parsing in Rust with nom
In this tutorial, we’ll demonstrate how to write a very basic URL parser in Rust using the nom parser combinator library.
December 9, 2020
14 min read
JWT authentication in Rust
In this tutorial, we'll explain how to implement authentication and authorization using JWTs in a Rust web application.
October 29, 2020
13 min read
Timezone handling in Rust with Chrono-TZ
Time and date handling, especially with time zones, are tricky business. Fortunately, Rust’s ecosystem provides us with all the tools we need.
October 26, 2020
5 min read
Write a simple web service in Rust using hyper
Using small, lightweight libraries and a bit of self-written code to compose a minimal system can help improve performance, maintainability, and code quality.
October 20, 2020
12 min read
Easy guide to JSON input validation in Rust web services
JSON input validation is a core concern in any modern web application, and the Rust ecosystem already has some great tools for dealing with...
October 14, 2020
10 min read
Configuration management in Rust web services
Configuration management is a core concern in any nontrivial web application, and the Rust ecosystem provides everything you need and more.
September 22, 2020
8 min read
File upload and download in Rust
The Rust ecosystem provides myriad tools for handling uploads and downloads in a web service, with options to asynchronously stream files for additional speed...
September 9, 2020
5 min read
Template rendering in Rust
In this tutorial, we'll take a look at the old-school way of writing web applications using templates with all the rendering happening on the...
August 25, 2020
11 min read
Using Prometheus metrics in a Rust web service
Prometheus has rightfully become an industry standard for collecting metrics. Learn how to collect system and custom Prometheus metrics in a Rust web service.
August 20, 2020
7 min read
Using MongoDB in a Rust web service
The Rust ecosystem is growing, and it's only a matter of time before we see the first Rust and MongoDB apps in production. In...
July 30, 2020
6 min read
End-to-end testing for Rust web services
In this tutorial, you'll learn how to test a warp web application, focusing on integration and, more specifically, end-to-end testing.
July 29, 2020
14 min read