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CppCon 2020 Wrapup

Posted on Wednesday, Sep 23, 2020

Rob and Jason are joined by Jon Kalb. They talk about the first on-line CppCon conference and plans for the future.

Move Semantics

Posted on Thursday, Jun 4, 2020

Rob and Jason are joined by author and ISO committee member Nico Josuttis. They first discuss a blog post on faster integer parsing and CppCon registration opening up. Then they talk to Nico about the book he is currently finishing on C++ Move Semantics and other books he’s written in the past. They also discuss proposals that Nico has worked on for the ISO committee.

Rider for Unreal Engine

Posted on Thursday, May 28, 2020

Rob and Jason are joined by Anastasia Kazakova. They first discuss news from Herb Sutter that the November ISO meeting has been postponed and a new Visual Studio preview release. Then they talk to Anastasia Kazakova from JetBrains about Rider for Unreal Engine and other updates to CLion and ReSharper for C++ as well as information about the C++ ecosystem.

Catch2 and std::random

Posted on Thursday, May 21, 2020

Rob and Jason are joined by Martin Hořeňovský. They first discuss some ISO papers and Jason learning Rust from his cousin Jonathan. Then Martin tells them about his work maintaining Catch 2, including his plans for future updates of the unit testing library. Martin also talks about SAT solvers and problems with std::random.

Physical Units

Posted on Thursday, May 14, 2020

Rob and Jason are joined by Mateusz Pusz. They first discuss the 10.1 update of GCC and an article from Raymond Chen. Then they talk to Mateusz about his physical units library and his efforts to get physical units into the standard.

MSVC's STL and vcpkg

Posted on Thursday, May 7, 2020

Rob and Jason are joined by Billy O’Neal from Microsoft. They first discuss some news from various conferences and user groups that are going online. Then they talk to Billy O’Neal from Microsoft’s Visual C++ team. He tells them how he joined the team and some of the projects he’s worked on, including some recent work on vcpkg.