The tracking issue for this feature is: #58713

The raw_dylib feature allows you to link against the implementations of functions in an extern block without, on Windows, linking against an import library.


#[link(name="library", kind="raw-dylib")]
extern {
    fn extern_function(x: i32);

fn main() {
    unsafe {


This feature is unstable for the x86 architecture, and stable for all other architectures.

This feature is only supported on Windows.

On the x86 architecture, this feature supports only the cdecl, stdcall, system, fastcall, and vectorcall calling conventions.