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C++ Snippets on Linux: Vectors vs. Arrays As a Better Way to Store Data

Oct 14, 2010, 21:03 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Rex Djere)

[ Thanks to Rex Djere for this link. ]

"You may have read and enjoyed my recent article "C++ Snippets: Converting Hexidecimal Values to Decimal Values." In that article, I briefly discussed a secret project that I have undertaken that will eventually result in my first GUI application for GNU/Linux, Windows, and perhaps even MacOS. At that time, I said that I could not reveal the exact nature of the program. I still cannot reveal the exact nature of the program, but I am releasing more of the source code under the GNU GPL license version 3. If you look at this code, run and compile it, you may glean a few more hints as to what kind of program I am actually aiming to write. in this article, I will reveal a few more details as to how I came up with this program idea. I suspect that programmers tend to write programs with two considerations in mind: * 1. What software do I need to do the things that I want to do? * 2. What software do others need to do the things that they want to do? Vectors Versus Arrays"

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