C++ Links #17
Welcome to new C++ Links - most important and useful articles, podcasts and videos that happen between 26th of January and 1st of February 2019.
This week you will find a link to all 177 papers before next ISO C++ Meeting in Kona, link to an article that sums up the current state of C++ Modules and many more!
The mailing lists before the next ISO C++ Meeting are available. 177 papers to read!
One of the hottest topic from the last week. Colby Pike, the author of the vector-of-bool blog, wrote an article about C++ Modules - he sums up the current state and shows potential problems with lookup/dependency. He also pointed out some controversial tweets & emails from SG15:
In the new C++ Weekly Jason Turner shows why lambda expression is one of the most important features of C++, he lists of things that compose lambdas:
Jonathan Boccara continues the previous post about writing variadic template only for one specific type:
Tyler Young wrote an article with benchmarks of cache-friendly data structures. He looks closer to llvm clever containers,
Interesting paper from Bjarne - he explains why we should abandon one of the C++20 proposal -
New CppCast episode - interview with Eric Fiselier, mostly about libc++:
Michael Park wrote a nice implementation of
std::variantwith the switch-based approach:
Extra 1: New videos from Meeting C++ are available on their youtube
Extra 2: More videos from Code::Dive conference: List of Talks
Extra 3: The Legacy Code Programmer’s Toolbox is Out - Fluent C++ - see the first book from Jonathan Boccara!
The links are brought to you by Wojciech Razik.
Wojtek is a Senior C++ developer at Thaumatec, currently writing software for a robot. He enjoys reading C++ Standard before bed, and he loves to hate JS from dawn to dusk.
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