Feature unification opt-out in workspace crate

For reference rust-lang/cargo#4463 is the issue for feature unification.

For the first case, how are you building for two different targets without already running the command you specified? Are you using the unstable package.forced-target? If so, that might be good feedback on the tracking issue. If not, it seems like you could move the activation of that feature to a target.cfg().dependencies so it only activates when that one target-platform is built.

For the second,

As for the article you linked, they use cfg dependencies and resolver = "2" which has been around for quite a while now. There is also Pre-RFC discussion for a design for mutually exclusive, global features.