A network application framework for Rust
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This crate is deprecated!

This crate is deprecated without an immediate replacement. Discussion about a successor can be found in tokio-rs/tokio#118.


tokio-proto makes it easy to implement clients and servers for request / response oriented protocols. It takes a transport and provides the request / response API. It is a part of the Tokio platform.

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Documentation | Gitter | Tutorial


First, add this to your Cargo.toml:

tokio-proto = { git = "https://github.com/tokio-rs/tokio-proto" }

Next, add this to your crate:

extern crate tokio_proto;

You can find extensive examples and tutorials at https://tokio.rs.

Getting Help

If you have questions or need further help getting started, consider joining the chat in our Gitter Channel.


Tokio is primarily distributed under the terms of both the MIT license and the Apache License (Version 2.0), with portions covered by various BSD-like licenses.

See LICENSE-APACHE, and LICENSE-MIT for details.