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Boost Compiled Libraries in 3 Minutes

Boost is mostly made of just header files, as we saw last week, which means you include them in your source, add the correct namespace and you’re good to go. However, there are a handful of compiled libraries too, so let’s take a very quick look at how we can use these.┬áIf you haven’t installed […]

Get Started With Boost in 3 Minutes

Boost is simply a collection of C++ libraries that provide lots of fun things to do in C++ without you having to write the code yourself. For example, Boost contains libraries to help you with mathematical calculations, regular expressions, smart pointers and even python integration. Parts of Boost have already been integrated into C++11, but […]