Chapter 24. Boost Libraries, Technical Report 1 and C++0x

 

Outstanding leaders go out of their way to boost the self-esteem of their personnel.

 
 --Sam Walton
 

Practice and thought might gradually forge many an art.

 
 --Virgil
 

I think “No comment” is a splendid expression.

 
 --Sir Winston Spencer Churchill
 

So long as you are secure you will count many friends.

 
 --Ovid
 

The danger from computers is not that they will eventually get as smart as men, but we will meanwhile agree to meet them halfway.

 
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OBJECTIVES

In this chapter you will learn:

  • Future directions for C++.

  • What the Boost Libraries are.

  • A brief history of the Boost open source project, how new libraries are added to Boost, and how to install Boost.

  • To use Boost.Regex to search ...

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