User profile: Cubbi

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User name:Cubbi
Name:Cubbi
Location:Long Island, NY, USA
Website:http://stackoverflow.com/users/273767/cubbi
Bio:First language: PDP-11 assembly (still the best!)
Favorite language for fun: Forth or APL or Haskell
Favorite language for work: C++ (with boost)

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 C++ (finance)

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

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
The FQA
Statistical data
Birthdate:Feb 18, 1976
Gender:Male
Occupation:Engineer
Skills:C
C++
Assembly
History
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Number of posts:3434
Latest posts:

Removing part from a vector of sets
It would no longer be a remove_if, since you're not removing any vector elements. It's just a for_ea...

gets()
Because [code]std::to_string[/code] was only proposed in 2006: http://www.open-std.org/jtc1/sc22/wg2...

Calling function twice in one printing statement
@MiiNiPaa you are right, I overlooked the fact that the function here returns a reference. You can ...

Bad programming practice?
At the very least, fix the memory leaks: the simplest way to achieve that here is to stop using poin...

Do people know each other on this forum
The public profile is a good place to write something you want people on this forum to know about yo...