Tuesday, October 25, 2022

Linux += Rust

 Linus Torvalds: Rust will go into Linux 6.1 | ZDNET

"The Rust in Linux debate is over. The implementation has begun. In an email conversation, Linux's creator Linus Torvalds, told me, "Unless something odd happens, it [Rust] will make it into 6.1."

The Rust programming language entering the Linux kernel has been coming for some time. At the 2020 Linux Plumbers Conference, developers started considering using the Rust language for new Linux inline code

Google, which supports Rust for developing Android -- itself a Linux distro -- began pushing for Rust in the Linux kernel in April 2021.

AWS CLI retries, CloudFront distribution retry

AWS CLI retries - AWS Command Line Interface

  • A default value of 2 for maximum retry attempts, making a total of 3 call attempts. This value can be overwritten through the max_attempts configuration parameter.

  • Retry attempts on nondescriptive, transient error codes. Specifically, these HTTP status codes: 500, 502, 503, 504.

  • Any retry attempt will include an exponential backoff by a base factor of 2 for a maximum backoff time of 20 seconds.

The retry environment variables are:



You can use increase the number of retries directly in your command:

AWS_MAX_ATTEMPTS=10 aws cloudfront create-invalidation --distribution-id=EVB1B2B3B4B56 --paths "/*"