C++20: A coroutine based stream parser

In this post, I like to show you how C++20's coroutines can help you when writing a stream parser. This is based on a protocol Andrew Tanenbaum describes in his book Computer [...]

Clang and gcc on macOS Catalina - Finding the include paths

macOS 10.15 alias Catalina is out since the end of 2019, but I usually wait a while before I upgrade. Last week I took this step and did it, assuming most issues are either solved [...]

Notebook C++ - Tips and Tricks with Templates is available as paperpack

One of my long-term book projects, Notebook C++ - Tips and Tricks with Templates, is now available as a paperback version on Amazon. [...]

My setup for a live virtual class or talk

Since last year the number of remote classes and virtual conferences has increased by a lot. As I wrote last year in my post Live virtual training, I'm happy to have the option of [...]

Upcoming Events 2021

The year has just started, and you might plan your C++ education. Here is where you can meet or work with me in the first half of 2021. [...]

C++20: Aggregate, POD, trivial type, standard layout class, what is what

In this post, I like to give you some details about the new definition in C++20 of a: [...]
C++ Insights

C++ Insights code coverage on Windows

In my last post, I wrote about the switch from Travis CI to GitHub Actions (C++ Insights: From Travis CI to GitHub Actions. In the what's next section, I dreamed a little about [...]
C++ Insights

C++ Insights: From Travis CI to GitHub Actions

A while ago Travis CI informed me (and others) that travis-ci.org will be shutting down and all projects have to move to travis-ci.com (or something like this). A call to action. [...]

Under the covers of C++ lambdas - Part 3: Generic lambdas

In this post, we are continuing to explore lambdas and comparing them to function objects. In the previous posts, Under the covers of C++ lambdas - Part 1: The static invoker, we [...]

iX Article: always false

An article I wrote for the German iX magazine "always false" is available in issue 2020/12. It is available as a printed edition as well as online. This is part of a series. [...]