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C++ Metaprogramming: A Paradigm Shift
by Louis Dionne
Summary of the talk:
Most people think metaprogramming is hard. It isn't; we just didn't have the right tools for it. This talk will present a new way of metaprogramming using the same syntax as that of normal C++. It will show how the runtime and the compile-time boundaries can be crossed almost seamlessly. It will show how compilation times can be reduced without sacrificing expressiveness. It will introduce Hana , a newly accepted Boost library using cutting edge features of the language in a creative way to solve the problem of metaprogramming for good.