Library events

CERN IT Book Fair 2009 - Special talk by Bjarne Stroustrup: "The Design of C++0x"

by Bjarne Stroustrup (Texas A & M University)

Friday, 4 September 2009 from to (Europe/Zurich)
at CERN ( 500-1-001 - Main Auditorium )
Description
A draft for a revised ISO C++ standard, C++0x, has been produced. The speaker will present the background of C++, its aims, the standards process (with opinions), some of the guiding design principles (with tiny code examples), and two case studies.
The case studies are initialization (a general and uniform syntax and semantics for initializers in all contexts) and concurrent support facilities (memory model, threads, locks, futures).
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Organised by Tullio Basaglia