A Quick Rust tip (Comparing Strings)
I’ve been learning rust recently and so wanted to start tracking things that I’ve learned.
You can learn a lot more about strings in rust via this explainer but one thing I got hung up on was comparing strings.
There are two types of strings in rust,
String. It seems that rust is pretty good about deciding which type you want a
"some string" to be, but I was having trouble doing something like this:
I was worried that while
guess was a
"Q" was a
&str. Turns out the issue was with the way the
read_line formats the string when reading it. By default there is a newline character at the end of the string so you need to use