New RLS clients
Lead: @nrc

Getting started

The best way to start is to read this document, then join the chat and say hello! We’ll help you from there.


The RLS provides the smartness for the Rust IDE experience, but there is much more to IDE support than just plugging in the RLS. We want to bring an awesome Rust experience to your editor!

We’re starting by focussing on Atom. There is lots of opportunity to work on the editor of your choice and in different languages.

Who to talk to?

If you’ve got questions, please reach out! People who hack actively in this area include:
For example, if you see an issue you would like to work on, but it doesn’t have mentoring instructions or the instructions are unclear, ping away! Even if these people don’t know the answer to your question, they should know who does.