Eric Niebler’s Expressive C++ Article Series on Boost::Proto

Proto is quite mind blowing.

Boost C++ Proto library documentation:

“By the time the series is done, you’ll be like Neo in the Matrix, seeing your own code as data that you can bend to your will.” – Eric Niebler


“Recognizing that laziness is one of the traits of a great programmer [sic]” attributed to: “We will encourage you to develop the three great virtues of a programmer: laziness, impatience, and hubris.”, Larry Wall, Programming Perl (1st edition), O’Reilly And Associates.

“In C++, applying the equality operator on two string literals ends up comparing two pointers. Oops.”

Article Links

Eric Niebler’s “Expessive C++” article series on C++Next:

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