Fingers Crossed for 2021 ...

2020 was the worst! COVID kept the museum closed for much of the year and a mains water pipe bursting causing a flood kept us closed for the rest. 
We're hoping to re-open in the next few months ... fingers crossed! Read More >>>

Please Donate Via Just GivingNo visitors, no workshops, no events, no school visits... no income. We know that things are tough for everyone right now, but if you can afford to help us through these tough times please donate what you can.

There's over 36,000 exhibits here! That should keep you occupied for a bit - get searching!

Or come and get involved on our social media channels ...

      Twitch  Facebook          Online Gift Shop      

Thank you.

Overload - Issue 12 - February 1996

35 pages. Contents:

  • Editorial
    • We have a problem
  • Software development in C++
    • So you want to be a cOOmpiler writer?
    • Compiler updates
    • Notes on Microsoft Visual C++ V4.0
  • The Draft International C++ Standard
    • A UK perspective
  • C++ Techniques
    • An implementation pattern using RAII
    • Rot in L
    • Simple classes for debugging in C++ - part 3
    • Heapwalking problems
    • /tmp/late/* Constraining template parameter types
  • editor << letters;
  • ++puzzle;
    • Handling dates with locale based day and month information
    • Making a date
  • News & Product Releases
    • Working STL for VC++ 4.0 available

Publication Date : February 1996

ISSN Number : 1354-3172

Creator : C++ SIG

This exhibit has a reference ID of CH33211. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.

Scan of Document: Overload - Issue 12 - February 1996

Click on the Image For Detail

Help support the museum by buying from the museum shop

View all items

Founding Sponsors
redgate Google ARM Real VNC Microsoft Research
Heritage Lottery Funded
Heritage Lottery Fund
Accredited Museum