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C++: Overloading the Spaceship Operator, A Recipe

How to overload the three-way comparison (spaceship) operator<=>, and a reminder to overload operator== as well.

5 min read

9 Feb 24

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C++: Check if a type is an instantiation of a given class template

How to implement an is_instance_of type trait.

6 min read

5 Feb 24

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Gum Tree
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3 Feb 24

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C++: Forwarding references, overload resolution, and taking back control

Consider merging overloads into one function with forwarding reference parameters

7 min read

27 Jan 24

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C++: Disable implicit conversion in specific contexts only

You get one implicit conversion, so burn it with a wrapper

4 min read

14 Nov 23

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Vista Perugia
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3 Sep 23

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C++: Revisiting combinatorial instantiation of templates with std::variant

Compiler optimizations can break it, function attributes can fix it.

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16 Aug 23

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C++: Combinatorial instantiation of templates with std::variant

An alternative to explicit instantiations and macros.

5 min read

11 Jun 23

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Doxide

Modern documentation for modern C++.

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C++: Avoiding Argument Dependent Lookup

A little trick using an extra namespace and cross-import.

4 min read

30 Apr 23

fiction

Tattoo the Sea

“Fat rain poked the terrace. Separate splots—caliper-sizeable, measurable, aged and faded by the sun and vanished back to sky. ”

Tattoo the Sea

13 min read

7 Apr 23

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Girl with Headphones
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2 Apr 23