[TUHS] v7 K&R C

Larry McVoy lm at mcvoy.com
Wed May 13 03:42:57 AEST 2020

Just a note, you seemed like you are replying to me (see below) but what
you quoted Paul wrote.  I am most certainly NOT putting myself out there
as a C++ expert, I'm a C guy through and through.

On Tue, May 12, 2020 at 01:35:24PM -0400, ron at ronnatalie.com wrote:
> > On 5/11/20, Larry McVoy <lm at mcvoy.com> wrote:
> > o all std:: and STL functions
> >
> > The last two of these are mainly for performance reasons.  throw and
> > catch play merry hell with compiler optimizations, especially of
> > global variables.
> You'll have to explain to me how templates or the standard library (which
> by the way includes all of the C stuff) affects performance.   In fact, we
> use templates to INCREASE rather than decrease performance.    Templating
> is almost entirely compile time rewrites.

Larry McVoy            	     lm at mcvoy.com             http://www.mcvoy.com/lm 

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