Version release channels in Rust
June 1, 2022 ‐ 1 min read
rustup you may install Rust from different release channels. Rust releases follow a release train schedule. Meaning that all developments are done on the
masterbranch and versions are released periodically on a tight schedule, instead of based on a certain feature set that makes up a version.
Rust uses three different release channels:
nightly: an automated daily release.
beta: every six weeks the changes from the
masterbranch are taken and released to the
stable: another six weeks after the
betarelease was created those changes are merged to the