C++ Links #18
Welcome to new C++ Links - most important and useful articles, podcasts and videos that happen between 2nd and 8th of February 2019.
In this week you will find a link to interesting CMake features, a
detailed description of the
std::rotate algorithm and many more!
Even if you are using CMake daily, there is still lots of tweaks that you probably don’t know. Isabella Muerte described a few exciting features (starting with emoji as a variable name, up to terrifying
Jason Turner shows how to use distributed build with icecream (a fork of distcc)
Post from Rainer Grimm - this week he describes compile-time programming using
Jonathan Boccara continues series on Variadic Number of Arguments of the Same Type. Today he is showing how we can use
std::initializer_list, comma operator (scary!) and few more:
Guest post on fluentcpp. John Kalb, known from CppChat, discourage to use…. range-based for loop and suggest
Nice blog post describing the
std::rotatealgorithm. Great explanation with many drawings:
Arthur O’Dwyer presents “idiom of the day”: arrow_proxy, mind-blowing tiny piece of code which he used to solve a really interesting issue:
Extra 1: New videos from Meeting C++ are available on their youtube
channel (yes, they are still uploading new videos almost every day!):
Extra 2: All videos from code::dive 2018 are on-line! The full playlist
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.
If you know Polish, take a look at cpp-polska.pl where Wojtek is one of the co-authors.