Bjarne Stroustrup (Author)

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Why C++ Sails When the Vasa Sank

Why C++ Sails When the Vasa SankSource: I especially like 36:58 The Vasa was a 17th-century Swedish warship which suffered such feature creep during construction that it sank shortly after leaving the harbour on its maiden voyage. In the early 1990s, the C++ standardisation committee adopted the Vasa as a cautionary tale, discouraging prospective language extensions with ...