A brief tour into the realm of writing C and C++ applications, the role of the Standard Library and how it is implemented in various operating systems.
By Triangles @ Internal Pointers
From the article:
I have been playing around with C++ for a while and one thing that always got me confused in the beginning was its anatomy: where do the core functions and classes I'm using come from? Who invented them? Are they packaged somewhere in my system? Is there a kind of official C++ manual around?