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C++ All-in-One For Dummies, 3rd Edition by John Paul Mueller, Jeff Cogswell

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Chapter 6

Programming with the Standard Library

In This Chapter

arrow Architecting the Standard C++ Library

arrow Storing data in vector or map

arrow Containing data with a list or set

arrow Stacking and queuing

arrow Copying containers

arrow Using dynamic arrays

arrow Working with unordered data

When you get around in the world of C++ programming (a fun world indeed!), you’re going to encounter two different libraries that people use to make their lives easier. That is, after all, the ultimate point of computers — to make our lives easier, right? These two libraries are

  • Standard C++ Library
  • Standard Template Library (STL)

Some people say, “We use STL.” Others say, “We use the Standard C++ Library.” In this case, library means a set of classes that you can use in your applications. These libraries include handy classes, ...

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