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Effective Modern C++ : 42 Specific Ways to Improve Your Use of C++11 and C++14

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Coming to grips with C++11 and C++14 is more than a matter of familiarizing yourself with the features they introduce (e.g., auto type declarations, move semantics, lambda expressions, and concurrency support). The challenge is learning to use those features effectively - so that your software is correct, efficient, maintainable, and portable. That's where this practical book comes in. It describes how to write truly great software using C++11 and C++14 - i.e. using modern C++. Topics include: The pros and cons of braced initialization, noexcept specifications, perfect forwarding, and smart pointer make functions The relationships among std::move, std::forward, rvalue references, and universal references Techniques for writing clear, correct, effective lambda expressions How std::atomic differs from volatile, how each should be used, and how they relate to C++'s concurrency API How best practices in "old" C++ programming (i.e., C++98) require revision for software development in modern C++ Effective Modern C++ follows the proven guideline-based, example-driven format of Scott Meyers' earlier books, but covers entirely new material.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 336 pages
  • 175.26 x 231.14 x 15.24mm | 566.99g
  • O'Reilly Media, Inc, USA
  • Sebastopol, United States
  • English
  • Annotated
  • colour illustrations
  • 1491903996
  • 9781491903995
  • 4,363

About Scott Meyers

For more than 20 years, Scott Meyers Effective C++ books (Effective C++, More Effective C++, and Effective STL) have set the bar for C++ programming guidance. His clear, engaging explanations of complex technical material have earned him a worldwide following, and they keep him in demand as a trainer, consultant, and conference presenter. Winner of the 2009 Dr. Dobb s Excellence in Programming Award, he has a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Brown University. His web site is aristeia.com. "show more