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Introduction to the Standard Template Library

Stephan T. Lavavej (aka STL :) ) from Microsoft has created a series of Channel 9 video presentations discussing several aspects of the STL. They serve as a very good introduction to using the Standard Template Library.

I found them very interesting :)


‘auto’ Keyword in Visual C++ 2010

Starting with Visual C++ 2010, the ‘auto’ keyword has a different meaning. Auto is now used as a variable type and it instructs the compiler to figure out the exact type itself. This makes it much easier to define function pointers or to┬áiterate over vectors for example. This post will give a brief overview of how to use the ‘auto’ keyword. Read the rest of this entry »