• C/C++
  • Getting started with Eclipse CDT, Threading Building Blocks, parallel_for and C++11 lambdas

    When doing concurrency with C++ you have many choices incl: Posix threads: Very low level, rather ugly C API, avoid if possible. C++11 concurrency features: Very interesting and good stuff, no full compiler support yet but some things already usable with some compilers. Boost: Has many good things, close to the features in C++11. Ready […]

  • C/C++
  • Should you learn C++ in 2012?

    Last year, the new C++ standard C++11 was finally published. It contains lot’s of interesting new stuff like lambdas, a threading library, a memory model, hash tables and much more. See Bjarne Stroustrup’s C++11 FAQ for more on the new standard. Nicolai Josuttis, author of the wonderful The C++ Standard Library: A Tutorial and Reference […]