C++11 Tutorial: Explaining the Ever-Elusive Lvalues and Rvalues

added by Esther Schindler
10/30/2013 4:10:50 PM

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Every C++ programmer is familiar with the terms lvalue and rvalue. It’s no surprise, since the C++ standard uses them “all over”, as do many textbooks. But what do they mean? Are they still relevant now that C++11 has five value categories? It’s about time to clear up the mystery and get rid of the myths, says Danny Kalev.


James William
11/3/2013 1:48:36 PM