Questions tagged [vectors]

Vectors are sequence containers representing arrays that can change in size. For questions about geometric or algebraic vectors, use [coordinate-system] instead.

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Modeling, view and projection transformation using vector and point in homogenous form

I know this is horrible code. This program is for performing modeling, view and projection transformation. The program reads input from scene.txt and outputs the <...
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Bin Numbers from stdin

I often like to get a feel for a text file containing a lot of numbers quickly by making a histogram. One can do this in plotting software like Gnuplot, but sometimes having something in the terminal ...
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STL-like vector implemention in C++

I attempt to write a STL-like vector, mostly to figure out how it works. I wonder which parts look weird or what I made stupid. Any kind of comment is appreciated: alloc.hpp ...
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Fast-resizing uint8 buffer

I wanted a buffer like std::vector<uint8_t> which is very fast at resizing, and it does not require byte initialization (it resizes to 16K, then to 2-4 bytes, ...
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Generic data structures in C

I'm new to C, and I thought a great way to learn would be to implement some generic data structures and algorithms. So far I've implemented a linked list and a dynamic array. Both are generic, the ...
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3Sum implementation

I have recently started to work through the problems on Leetcode, for the sake of bettering my own skills as well as preparing for interviews. I was faced with the 3Sum problem which is: Given an ...
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VBA array functions: push, pop, shift, unshift

I want to write my snake game procedurally, using as much windows call as I can so as to practice. Looking into GetAsyncKeyState to capture keyboard inputs and play sound functions. Also making a ...
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A STL-like vector implementation in C++

I'm implementing a STL-like vector with the essential functionalities. I would like to know what is good in this code and what is bad. In terms of everything (memory usage, functions implementations, ...
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Given a vector and a target sum, returns zero-based indices of any two distinct elements whose sum is equal to the target sum

I am trying to solve 4. Two Sum from this set of C++ interview questions. As far as I can think this solution has a time complexity of \$O(n \log n)\$ can it be further optimized? Write a function ...
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Read file into vector<byte>

I need to read a range of bytes from a file and return it as a std::vector<std::byte>. My current code looks like this: ...
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An Alternative Vector (Copy Assignment Operator)

This is a continuation of An Alternative Vector, taking a closer look at the copy assignment operator. In the following code, I am only posting the new version of the copy assignment operator; all ...
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An alternative vector

Based on this question (as a starting point) and a couple of other questions about rewriting vector in C++, I am planning to write another blog article to show the best way (or more precisely, the ...
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Implement Own Vector Class in C++

I am preparing for an interview and came to know about this question: implement a vector class in C++. I thought of how I would write it an interview and included the code below. The things I know I ...
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C++20 standard compatible vector

I decided to write my own vector class template for learning purposes. My main goal was a correct interpretation of C++20 standard (as of n4810). I took some liberties and decided to use concepts ...
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Vector calculation in Rust

Hi I am trying to get into Rust by implementing a small library for vector calculations. I am mainly asking to point out whether I chose a valid approach. I also am interested in comments on the ...
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C# System.Numerics.Vector<T> Clamp

The software that I develop uses large floating-point arrays up to the maximum size that can be allocated in C#. I have a large number of algorithms such as convolutions and filters that get executed ...
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Average histogram combining multiple files and vector of vectors (in c++)

I run a program of simulation N times (I use each time a different random numbers to initialize it). The results of the program are stored in 2N directories: every run produces two approximations. The ...
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Simulation of a banking system with an Account class in C++

I have been learning C++ and recently I have started practicing classes. I made this simulation of a banking system with an Account class. I would like to hear feedback on my code, what is good - what ...
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Clone Vector in rust except at one index [closed]

Let's consider you want to clone all items of a vector orig except the item of index i should be taken from alternative value <...
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std::vector free list

I'm trying to implement a free list by using a std::vector as its growable buffer. The reason I made this instead of just adding/removing elements directly into a ...
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Vector-transposing function

I profiled a library I'm writing that uses vector transposes and found that I am spending a good bit of time doing the following transpose. I am using a std::vector ...
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Implementation of thread-safe vector

I have implemented a thread safe vector, based on std::thread and std::vector. I am new to many of the patterns used in threading and was wondering if there's a more efficient way the locking can be ...
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Get length of the longest sequence of numbers with the same sign

I need to get length of the longest sequence of numbers with the same sign. Assumes that zero is positive. For example: ...
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Dynamic vector of void* in C

I have implemented a simple dynamic vector library in C. It is a header-only library. Full library listing - void_vector.h: ...
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Pascal's triangle using C++ vectors

This is my C++ program. I wanted to print out Pascal's triangle. I let the user decide how many rows to print out. The first row is considered as 0, and is just: 1 I'm using vectors for this task. ...
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C++11 Vector with move semantics

I am practicing move semantics and placement new by writing a custom Vector class but I am not confident that I use them right. I would really appreciate some pieces of advice regarding my code. Here ...
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Simple re-implementation of std::vector

Here is a simple reimplementation of most of std::vector. I want to check if I implement it correctly but the standard libraries source code is not very readable ...
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Simple Matrix Template Class

I wanted to make a matrix template class to see if I can learn how to use templates, work on figuring out the indexing in loops, and making an interface so the user can know if an operation will work. ...
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Header-only vector implementation in C

I tried to make a generic, header-only vector thingy I can use in other projects in the future. I omitted documentation comments because it's already quite long. ...
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IndexedVector - holding a vector of unique objects with faster finding elements

I am trying to write a class that will enable me to hold an std::vector of some unique objects, but faster finding elements already stored in a vector. I want the ...
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Most efficient way to find an entry in a C++ vector

I'm trying to construct an output table containing 80 rows of table status, that could be EMPTY or USED as below ...
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Data Structures for Counting Duplicates and using std::vector::erase

Problem Dupe detection for a vector of ints. I simply want a count of the unique input characters that occurred at least twice. The goal is to count a dupe only once and ignore that input character ...
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Qsort in C++ using vector

I tried to make a simple qsort() function in a functional way, it takes a vector and a bool pred() Suggestions as to make it more functional, optimize it, and/or ...
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Manipulating and maintaining vector

Background I wrote a function update_list_v2(). And this function "maintains" a sorted list, g_list. ...
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Removing by indices several elements from a vector

From a sorted vector of indices (toRemove), I would like to remove from another vector (v) the elements at these indices. Note ...
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Median of a Vector assignment

I've been reading Bjarne's Principles in Programming and was given some code to demonstrate the usage of vectors and how we can return specific values for certain functionality such as mean and median....
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Convert a type u16 number to a matrix (Vec<Vec<u8>> or array) of 4 x 4

I am a Rust newbie and I am not familiar with all the iterator options. This is what I have so far. How can I make this better or at least avoid collecting twice into a Vec? ...
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Vector with move constructor and move assignment operator [closed]

Please verify whether the code for a move constructor and a move assignment operator is correct. ...
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A multithreaded, growable vector with immutable elements, which has wait-free reads

I wrote a small vector with a few lines of unsafe Rust. The idea is to have a vector, which can be read from simultaneously, but it needs the ability to grow. To realize that, the storage is ...
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Calculate total, minimum, maximum and mean from a set of distances

I have only begun to learn C++ and am reading through the book, "Programming Principles and Practices Using C++". This bit of code is my attempt to complete exercise 3 at the end of chapter 4. The ...
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Thread-safe arraylist with get, put, add, remove functions

I am preparing for multithreading interview questions and I don't have much experience with multithreading. I referred some online article to come up with a solution. Is this solution appropriate? <...
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C++ - Radix sort implementation

I have the following radix sort implementation: ...
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Basic iterator supporting vector implementation

On the fly, I just implemented this iterator supporting vector class to understand how range-based for loop works. It's really basic but let me know what can be improved. Vector.h ...
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A simple Vector implementation

Just made a simple Vec class, nothing fancy but I am open to suggestions for improvements. Of course, this is not suppose to replace or used for the same tasks as <...
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Generic Vector Class using smart_pointers

I have decided to rewrite what I did here, following the suggestions to use smart pointers. I will rewrite the other data structures as well using smart pointers where appropriate. I just want to see ...
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std::vector for pods

I am learning c++ and read why we can't use realloc() in std::vector, but i think we can use realloc() for pods, so here is my attempt to write std::vector like class template specialized for PODs <...
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Calculating the determinant of a matrix

I wanted to do some exercise and came up with the idea of a good challenge (for my level of course). I tried to implement Laplace's algorithm for computing the determinant, recursively. ...
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Modern Vector implementation

Please give me some feedback on my attempt at a vector. I wanted this to be the lowest level concept of a vector that I'm using, so I'm primarily concerned with speed, and I would build wrappers ...
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Snake Game in C++ using OOP

I am currently a student and I have an assignment in my OOP C++ course where I need to create a snake game using these specific requirements. I added some features into snake to fit these requirements ...
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Binary searching the turning point of a function

The problem You are given a list of \$ n \$ positive integers. Your task is to split the list into \$ k \$ subarrays so that the largest subarray sum is minimized. The input On the first line you ...