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C vs C++

C vs C++

Posted May 20, 2014 17:49 UTC (Tue) by mathstuf (subscriber, #69389)
In reply to: C vs C++ by ehiggs
Parent article: Clasen: Introducing GtkInspector

Depends on how opinionated the library is. Ownership tracking of pointers is still a pain in C++ (which Rust finally addresses). Forcing shared_ptr avoids ownership problems at the cost of a reference count (not the worst thing). I just think that unique_ptr should also be an option here at least.

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