User profile: Cubbi

User info
User name:Cubbi
Name:Sergey Zubkov
Location:Long Island, NY, USA
Website:http://stackoverflow.com/users/273767/cubbi
Bio:First language: PDP-11 assembly
Favorite language: C++17 with concepts and ranges

Education: Ph.D. in chemistry
Career:
1996: scientific software (phys. chemistry)
2000: OS development (hard real-time/military)
2002: scientific research (biochemistry)
2005: real-time C++ (transportation/city infrastructure)
2012: large scale infrastructure C++ (finance)

also taught programming in college and published a couple books (non-English: http://amzn.to/18QDsFI )

also wrote much of http://cppreference.com

said some things at conferences
cppcon 2016 https://youtu.be/QIiFsqsb9HM
c++russia 2017 https://youtu.be/DyLwdl_6vmU

Biggest peeve: those who attempt to teach C++ but instead propagate nonsense like
while(!stream.eof()) or while(stream.good())
void main()
Google C++ Style Guide (I wrote https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/20140503193653-3046051-why-google-style-guide-for-c-is-a-deal-breaker )
The FQA

Opinions are my own and do not represent the position of my employer.
Statistical data
Birthdate:Feb 18, 1976
Gender:Male
Occupation:Finance
Skills:C
C++
Assembly
Scala
History
Joined:
Number of posts:4310
Latest posts:

Does template specialization have any use?
[quote]So I guess my example should be [/quote] yes, but as JLBorges correctly points out, for funct...

Does template specialization have any use?
[quote]// specialised for bool void println(const bool val)[/quote] that's an overload for bool. Fun...

char array function call
Without seeing your code it's impossible to be sure, but you probably didn't pass the array, but pas...

Creating a more concise C++
just a drive-by edit: this [code] void SaveFile(std::string fileName, std::vector<std::string...

How to use void_t like in is_default_constructible
[quote]might these, in turn, be in line with what Cubbi's saying?:[/quote] If you look at the boost ...