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Extended STL, Volume 1: Collections and Iterators by Matthew Wilson

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Presentation Conventions

 

What anyone thinks of me is none of my business.

 
 --Peter Brock
 

Me fail English? That’s unpossible.

 
 --Ralph Wiggum, The Simpsons

Most presentation conventions in the book are self-evident, so I’ll just touch on those that warrant a little explanation.

Fonts

The fonts and capitalization scheme discriminates between the following types of things in the body text: API (e.g., the glob API), code, Concept (e.g., the shim concept), <headername.hpp>, Library (e.g., the ACE library), literal or path (e.g., "my string", NULL, 123, /usr/include), Pattern (e.g., the Façade pattern), Principle (e.g., the Principle of Least Surprise), shim (e.g., the get_ptr shim). Code listings use the following conventions:

// In namespace namespace_name ...

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