C++17 In Detail

11 May 2019

C++ Links #28 - No more erase-remove idiom!

Welcome to new C++ Links - most important and useful articles, podcasts and videos that happen between 4th and 10th of May 2019.

Today you will find a link to a video that shows how Uniform Container Erasure will simplify erasing elements from containers, link to an introduction to modules, and tutorial how to change boost::filesystem to std::filesystem.

  1. New post on bfilipek.com, by Scott Furry, about migration from boost::filesystem to std::filesystem. The author shows differences - starting from linking flags to tiny details, e.g. difference in path reverse iterator:

  2. An article that shows how to start a project in Visual Studio 2019 and Windows Subsystem for Linux. Contains lots of screens and shows step-by-step how to set up the environment:

  3. New post from Rainer Grimm. This time he describes upcoming C++20 feature - Modules:

  4. Jason Turner on his C++ weekly shows really nice addition to C++20 - Uniform Container Erasure. C++ devs will no longer have to use erase-remove idiom!

  5. Jonathan Boccara writes an article about how to output strings separated by a comma in C++, without trailing comma at the end:

  6. Result of the last CppDevSUrvey is already on-line:

  7. New video from CopperSpice- an episode about declarations and type conversions:

  8. Jonathan Boccara is improving his class - csvPrinter, introduced in the last post. He tries to integrate it with STL - e.g. he implements custom insert iterator:

  9. New CppCast episode - interview with Alex Denisov, Software Engineer who is working at PTScientists GmbH, a German aerospace startup. The episode about mutation testing with Mull - LLVM-based tool for Mutation Testing:

  10. New blog post at Solarian Programmer about setting up the latest GCC 9.1 and linking to Intel TBB - so that you can play with C++17’s parallel algorithms:

The links are brought to you by Wojciech Razik.
Wojtek is a Senior C++ developer at Thaumatec, currently writing software for a face & iris recognition device. He enjoys reading C++ Standard before bed, and he loves to hate JS from dawn to dusk.
If you know Polish, take a look at cpp-polska.pl where Wojtek is one of the co-authors.

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