How Go came to life and why is it the way it is

Wonderful story about the Go programming language, told by one of its creators, Rob Pike. He tells us the reason why Go has less features than c++, and why he think it is more powerful; as well as the circumstances of some other design decisions.

Rob Pike: Less is exponentially more
comment? published: 55 months ago. tags: cpp, go, golang, rob-pike

An interesting comparison of C++11 language support

Here's an interesting comparison of the support of three C++ compilers in regard to the latest standard C++11. It is very thorough, covering all the features of the specification, and treats Microsoft Visual Studio 2012, gnu g++ 4.7 and Clang 3.1

C++ Rocks

comment? published: 56 months ago. tags: compilers, cpp, cpp11

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