Rust-Lightning, not Rusty’s Lightning!
A full-featured but also flexible lightning implementation, in library form. This allows the user (you) to decide how they wish to use it instead of being a fully self-contained daemon. This means there is no built-in threading/execution environment and it’s up to the user to figure out how best to make networking happen/timers fire/things get written to disk/keys get generated/etc. This makes it a good candidate for tight integration into an existing wallet instead of having a rather-separate lightning appendage to a wallet.
default features are:
std- enables functionalities which require
std::iotrait implementations and things which utilize time
grind_signatures- enables generation of low-r bitcoin signatures, which saves 1 byte per signature in 50% of the cases (see bitcoin PR #13666)
Available features are:
no-std- exposes write trait implementations from the
core2crate (at least one of
- Skip logging of messages at levels below the given log level:
std::io, depending on the
stdfeature flag. Traits, helpers, and type definitions for core I/O functionality.