Second Edition: Recipes to simplify your application development
Learn to build applications faster and better by leveraging the real power of Boost and C++
About This BookLearn to use the Boost libraries to simplify your application developmentLearn to develop high quality, fast and portable applicationsLearn the relations between Boost and C++11/C++4/C++17Who This Book Is For
This book is for developers looking to improve their knowledge of Boost and who would like to simplify their application development processes. Prior C++ knowledge and basic knowledge of the standard library is assumed.
What You Will LearnGet familiar with new data types for everyday useUse smart pointers to manage resourcesGet to grips with compile-time computations and assertionsUse Boost libraries for multithreadingLearn about parallel execution of different taskPerform common string-related tasks using Boost librariesSplit all the processes, computations, and interactions to tasks and process them independentlyLearn the basics of working with graphs, stacktracing, testing and interprocess communicationsExplore different helper macros used to detect compiler, platform and Boost featuresIn Detail
If you want to take advantage of the real power of Boost and C++ and avoid the confusion about which library to use in which situation, then this book is for you.
Beginning with the basics of Boost C++, you will move on to learn how the Boost libraries simplify application development. You will learn to convert data such as string to numbers, numbers to string, numbers to numbers and more.