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By Stanley B. Lippman, Josée Lajoie, Barbara E. Moo

As mentioned in different stories: in comparison to prior variations, the 4th version of the "C++ Primer" is significantly diversified (and shorter). For this version, Barbara E. Moo (co-author of "Accelerated C++"), a long-time programmer and author, drastically made over and superior Stan Lippman's (and Josee Lajoie's) classic.The strong: This e-book is over 800 pages lengthy, and it's really whole in its assurance, however it is extremely readable. The "C++ Primer" can be utilized as an introductory textual content: the authors have interspersed a myriad of code snippets during the textual content (which additionally they built-in into whole operating courses; those are supplied at the publisher's site, packaged for various platforms). equally, there are workouts on the finish of so much sections; those are good idea out, and tremendously facilitate the reader's studying (unauthorized strategies exist on the net within the type of a wiki). in addition, during the publication components of the textual content were highlighted to name consciousness to universal pitfalls, stable programming practices, and critical techniques. ultimately, every one bankruptcy concludes with a precis and a thesaurus of outlined phrases. In contradistinction to many different well known volumes, this e-book teaches actual C++, now not "C with classes", i.e., it comprises large remedies of the normal library boxes and algorithms, of object-oriented programming, and of primary programming. for instance, the assurance of the normal library during this publication is way extra broad than in "C++ Primer Plus" by way of Stephen Prata, a e-book that's frequently in comparison with (or harassed with) the "C++ Primer". however, the "C++ Primer" additionally covers a couple of older subject matters equivalent to C-style personality strings, lower-level bit manipulation of crucial values, and old-style casts. the cloth during this publication is thematically equipped (pointers, expressions, capabilities, periods, constructors, object-oriented programming, template programming, etc.). This, besides the numerous ahead and backward cross-references, makes it a superb reference either for those that have by no means learn it, and should you learn it your time back.The undesirable: Object-oriented programming is roofed in nearly 60 pages. The assurance is stable, similar to within the remainder of the ebook, however it is condensed. For the sake of comparability: Josuttis's ebook "Object-Oriented Programming in C++" devotes a hundred and seventy pages on kind of a similar issues. In different phrases, an object-oriented layout historical past, whereas no longer strictly worthwhile, could make studying this publication more straightforward. This point of "condensedness" is a extra common characteristic of analyzing the "C++ Primer": even supposing the ebook is kind of lengthy, there isn't any filler fabric. This slows the reader down, so it may intervene with one's growth while utilizing this as a primary C++ publication. for instance, the 1st three hundred pages (perhaps point out yet) don't talk about intimately the traditional library algorithms, shrewdpermanent tips, object-oriented or widespread programming, and different elements C++ improvement. A similar element: i discussed above that the booklet works as a reference because it is whole and comprises many cross-references. A side-effect of this is often that a few of the previous chapters make repeated point out of issues that experience no longer but been lined; that is nice if this can be your moment C++ publication (since it ability each bankruptcy is complete), yet is very likely an excessive amount of details for a complete beginner. ultimately, this booklet used to be deliberately constrained to straightforward C++. hence, it does not speak about TR1 (a specification for performance being additional to C++'s regular library) or strengthen (a choice of libraries delivering TR1 implementations and lots more and plenty more), or threading in C++. A fifth version of the "C++ Primer" will most likely look after the hot ordinary (still referred to as C++0x) comes out.Despite the few drawbacks that i've got famous above, i feel that this can be a amazing e-book which merits five stars.----------------Here are my feedback on similar begin begin TRANSACTION WITH constant photograph; /* 671 = 2d6c9b6cb19df2e59ed1c0852fbc2ea3

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Lippman,Josée Lajoie, E. Moo In this loop, the Barbara for body performs the summation ............................................... Publisher:Addison Wesley sum += val; Professional // equivalent to sum = sum + val Pub Date: February 14, 2005 Print ISBN: 0-201-72148-1 Pages: 912 The of body uses the Table Contents | Index compound assignment operator to add the current value of val to sum , storing the result back into sum . Just as C++ has evolved since the last edition, so has the authors' approach to teaching it.

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