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Link to rustc guide #56079
I would just call this the "Rust Compiler Guide" (at least in the title), we want to advertise this for people that might be interested in contributing, but not be familiar with rust, and they might not make the jump that
Also, the Rust Compiler Guide explains, for example, how to build Rust from source, run the tests, install it in a location that can be picked by rustup, etc. This is not the focus of the guide, but this is very useful information for people that want to build Rust from source for whatever reason, e.g., because rustup does not support their platform, because they are packaging Rust for a linux distribution, etc.
It might well be that this group of people deserves their own guide (How to Build, Test, and Package Rust? :D), but in the meantime the Rust Compiler Guide is all we got, and I think it is worth it to emphasize that it also covers these things (it already mentions them, but it might be worth it to address these more directly somehow).
There is no issue; the only think blocking it is @nikomatsakis saying that it's ready to go.
@nikomatsakis what do you think ? Is the