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Seeking proper system for pairing types

My code below ensures that only land animals can be a "representatives" for Land while only ocean animals can be representatives for ...
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Text-based Snake game on Window - follow-up

Previous question: Text-based Snake game on Window Summary of improvements: Removed unnecessary functions such as clearScreen() Added new ...
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C++ Maths Library [closed]

I want to create a template library where only header files are provided, very much like Boost. The library will be a mathematics library where calculations such as hypothesis testing can be done. I ...
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Stack implementation using vectors and templates with no overflow version 1.1

I have modified my code as per the suggestion given by some of the developers. Let me know if there are any further concerns or scope for improvements. Original Version ...
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Factory template method for generalized functors

(A quick note on terminology: I use 'generalized functor' to refer to a functor that can be initialized from any callable entity, similar to the definition from Alexandrescu's Modern C++ Design. I use ...
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Counting words in files - follow-up 2

Previous question: Counting words in files - follow-up I have fixed punctuation problems in my previous code by using template, because it is easy to understand and my focus on template mechanism. ...
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Simple mathematic operations (add, sub, mul, div) in C++11 template

I made a simple script to implement basic mathematics operations by using variadic functions. I would like to know if my implementation is correct. The code only works for visual C++ compiler Nov ...
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Simplifying a class template

I wrote this code over night for a little project that my friend and I have been working on. This class template was created over a year ago during as a class assignment for C++ programming. I ...
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A header-only linear-time C++11 PEG parser generator supporting left-recursion and grammar ambiguity

I've rewritten my original parser generator to a header-only library which uses templates and functionals for better type safety and clarity. The generated parser creates an abstract syntax tree which ...
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Ensure only a single instance of static template class member

I am interacting with a C library, whose documentation states that certain functions are not thread safe. Since its functions deal heterogeneously with multiple types, I have written a template ...
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Object storing and retrieving using wildcard identifier

I'm writing an interpreter for a scripting language which allows objects to: Have an alias Be referenced using a wildcard Contain child objects Combination of all three above For example: ...
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Thread-safe Phoenix Singleton class template with Boost

I've implemented the phoenix-singleton as a class template with boost inspired by Modern C++ Design. The code compiles fine with MSVC 2013 - and it seems to work, but I'm new to multi-threaded ...
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consecutive_find function for returning a consecutive range of elements

consecutive_find() is a function that returns the beginning of a range that contains strictly N consecutive elements. It was part of a SO question that I answered. ...
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Static to Instance method trampolining with templates

I finally have a working trampoline mechanism. Would anyone care to critique it? Ideone ...
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Handling views and templates

My guts tells me that this isn't the proper way to handle views / templates, so that's why I'm asking you what could be done better. Some background: This application I'm building now is for use in a ...
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Wrap function pointers in template classes

I'm working on a C++ library for Arduino and other embedded systems. I'm currently working on wrapping up function pointers and member-function pointers into two C++ template classes (function and ...
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Binary search tree with templates

I am currently attempting to become proficient in C++ and started by implementing a basic binary search tree. Most of the programming I have done is in Ada, Python and C. I would like to be able to ...
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Recode C -> C++ trampoline function macros using templates [closed]

I'm reworking PyCXX (C++ wrapper for Python). I'm currently examining the following macro code, and wondering whether there is a way to write it using templates rather than macros. If so, the ...
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Using a CRTP approach for loading OpenGL programs

I wanted to try using CRTP (also new for me) to try making the loading of shared resources implicit. (Specifically I'm using it for loading OpenGl shader programs) This will also help separate some ...
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Dereference template class

Usually, C++ standard library algorithms have two versions, e.g.: ...
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First WordPress template

I wrote my first template, but didn't include any styling. What do you think? What's good what's bad? ...
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Wrapping types with alignment requirements

Visual Studio 2013 still doesn't support the alignas keyword in C++11. This causes some problems with alignment of types in various situations. Thankfully the ...
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Making empty cells in Underscore template

From the back-end, I am receiving 8 data. The client requires showing that the row per data is 7, so I have 1 data in balance. I have created empty data and made the empty cells, which works fine. But ...
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Writing a universal “call” function: call(f, args…) where “f” might be a member function/data pointer

I need a function call(f, args...) which calls the "function" f with the arguments args.... ...
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Image Processing Pipeline

I'm currently toying around with some Computer Vision algorithms and always wanted to learn more about templates, so I came up with the idea to build a templated Image Processing Pipeline. I want the ...
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Templated doubly-linked-list

I've been wanting to revise what I knew on templated classes so thought I'd write a doubly linked list to practice. It works fine, so all is well and good on that front, but is there something I've ...
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Variadic template data pack strucuture designed for debug/trace log (variable-sized records)

I am currently writing this pack template to pack all the values (raw / fundamental + arrays of such, especially c-strings and ...
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C++ messaging using templates

I wanted to allow components of my program to communicate without the components knowing about each other, thus keeping coupling low. So I devised some template classes that implement the observer ...
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Sorted vector (aka flat_set) for objects (pointers) with custom embedded key (functor used)

BEFORE YOU READ: this link should be included when you just don't like the format of the question and for those that read this question for the first time, the link may give you the idea what happened ...
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A tiny switcher for arbitrary types in C++11

I was about to use the awful enum+map trick to switch on std::strings when I thought to see if I could let some variadic templates do the job for me and I started ...
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Template integer range

This is a follow-up of an old question by @LokiAstari, modified for the current community challenge. The idea is to provide a compile-time integer range. I applied all the modifications that I ...
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Simple shared pointer

I wrote a simple shared pointer, which I think works pretty well. I would like to see your review of it. This is the header file: ...
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Wrapping std::bind call in a function returning std::function

Is this code correct? It appears to work in g++ 4.8.3 and clang (bcc64), however appearing to work is no guarantee of correctness :) The aim is to be able to replace a call to a member function: ...
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Stopwatch template

It's often useful to be able to time code, for instance, to evaluate alternative approaches to the same problem. Because this is a thing I use frequently, I have created this Stopwatch templated ...
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After refactoring using template class, PHP file takes forever to load, timeout after 30 seconds at times

I've been learning how to code for the past 3 years about. I have made some really good progress I think, and right now I'm trying myself on creating an MVC framework. I found this awesome idea on ...
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Binary Search Tree implementation using templates

I wrote this implementation using templates. It works fine and as expected. Just want to know if this can be improved. I have some specific questions too at the end. Please feel free to critique to ...
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Refusing to use a common template engine

As the title says, I refuse to use a common template engine. I have my reasons, so instead of doing this: ...
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Naming a template print method properly

Some might not think it's worth asking but I consider good function names quite important. I am not sure what should be the overridable function name in what I think is template design pattern. I am ...
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Platform independant thread pool v3

This is a continuation of this question, v4 can be found here Taking the advise given previously, the deadlock was fixed in the non-yielding code. The next problem comes from the suggestion to make ...
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Template for endianness-free code, data always packed as BIG-Endian

It's been a while since I've been properly grilled about my code. I had this Idea which should probably never make it into production code but still I couldn't find anything seriously wrong with it ...
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Creating .cpp, .c, .h. and .java file templates

This code builds template .cpp, .c, .h and .java files based on a file name and #include, import lines provided at the command line. The file opens after creation. I am looking for a review of this ...
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Is this a meaningful Intrusive Pointer Class?

Is this intrusive pointer implementation correct? I tried to use the CRTP Pattern to avoid a virtual destructor in my class ReferenceCounting which provides the ...
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Smart enum templates

Here is some code I wrote 10 years ago. I'm now reviewing it and there are a lot of things I don't like. There is possibility for weird behaviour if the template is attempted to be used with a type ...
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Multiple dispatch with variant and multi visitation in C++

The following program is a demonstration of variant and double visitation used to obtain double dispatch between the elements of two inhomogeneous containers. Most of the work is done at compile time. ...
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STL Stack Implementation

I implemented std::stack from the STL for deeper understanding of the language and memory since I still am only a beginner. I implemented the stack using a singly ...
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std::tuple foreach implementation

I wrote a "foreach" implementation for std::tuple: ...
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std::tuple objects or rvalue references?

I have some small "plugin system" (not sure this is right name). It allow you to store objects (plugins), and then call some methods from each of them. With this approach we have absolutely no ...
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User defined literal for std::integral_constant

I created a user defined literal _c to convert an "integer" literal into an std::integral_constant. Basically, the goal is to ...
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Associative container that produces a unique, instance specific handle for each inserted object

It is not always possible to simplify program design by strictly managing the lifetimes of objects. If two objects have unpredictable lifetimes, but one of them needs to refer to the other, a simple ...
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Simple and efficient boost::unordered_set intersection

I wrote this function to do unordered_set intersection using templates. I have seen this answer but I thought that is was overkill. I would like the method to take ...