Module syntax::symbol [] [src]

🔬 This is a nightly-only experimental API. (rustc_private)

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An "interner" is a data structure that associates values with usize tags and allows bidirectional lookup; i.e. given a value, one can easily find the type, and vice versa.

Modules

keywords [
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Structs

Ident [
Experimental
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InternedString [
Experimental
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Represents a string stored in the thread-local interner. Because the interner lives for the life of the thread, this can be safely treated as an immortal string, as long as it never crosses between threads.

Interner [
Experimental
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Symbol [
Experimental
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A symbol is an interned or gensymed string.