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04 May 2019

C++ Links #27 - ADL, compiler optimisations, though C++ Quiz

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Welcome to new C++ Links - most important and useful articles, podcasts and videos that happen between 27th of April 3rd of May 2019.

In this week you will find a little bit of C++ history - how namespaces were introduced in C++ and what design choices they have. You will also find a link to an extremely hard C++ quiz!

  1. Great article from Krister Walfridsson. He explains how compiler optimizes geometric sums. Lots of assembly and math inside!

  2. Article from Rainer Grimm - he showed some rules from C++ Core Guidelines related to source files:

  3. New post from Bartlomiej Filipek - he showed how to print useful logging information, like file name and line number. Did you know, that in C++20 you don’t have to use any macros?

  4. New C++ Weekly episode from Jason Turner - he presents new trait from C++20 - is_constant_evaluated:

  5. If you like C++ quizzes, this post is for you! Lots of tricky questions presented on C++ Russia conference. I warn you - nightmare level!

  6. Arthur O’Dwyer explains in his article what is Argument Depend Lookup (ADL). A little bit history inside, plenty of examples:

  7. Jonathan Boccara explains what are “Curried objects”. In a short - they are intermediate objects between a caller and a callee. Jonathan presents when they can be useful:

  8. Post inspired by old standard committee paper that introduces namespaces in C++, about using class, Uniform function call syntax:

  9. New CppCast episode, interview with David Sankel, author of C++ Reflection proposal:

  10. Another C++ Podcast, CpcpChat, with Gor Nishanov, author of the Coroutines:

Bonus: Lots of ACCU videos are online:

Bonus 2: Meeting C++ has also great blogroll:

Bonus 3: Remember to fill C++ Standard Committee journey:

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