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Using parallelism with boost::future

A new blog entry about parallelism and boost::future:

Using parallelism with boost::future

by Jens Weller

From the article:

... While I'm fine with that the application locks up kind of hard during writing a GB zip file (its only job), I'd like to be as fast as possible. Thats why I decided to parallelize the part of the application that reads the file paths via boost::filesystem...

C++ Core Guidelines Checkers available for VS 2015 Update 1—Andrew Pardoe and Neil MacIntosh

Coding well in C++ is becoming easier:

C++ Core Guidelines Checkers available for VS 2015 Update 1

by Andrew Pardoe and Neil MacIntosh

From the article:

Back in September at CppCon 2015 Neil announced that we would be shipping new code analysis tools for C++ that would enforce some of the rules in the C++ Core Guidelines. (A video of the talk is available here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rKlHvAw1z50 and slides are available on the ISOCpp GitHub repo.)