The first podcast by C++ developers for C++ developers!
The first podcast by C++ developers for C++ developers!
Circle with Sean Baxter
Rob and Jason are joined by Sean Baxter. They first talk about a blog post and some papers headed for the upcoming ISO meeting in Prague. Then they discuss Circle, the compiler and language extension for C++17.
News The Hunt for the Fastest Zero 2D Graphics: A Brief Review C++ Standards Committee Papers pre-Prague mailing Links Circle Circle on GitHub P2062 The Circle Meta-model Sponsors Write the hashtag #cppcast when requesting the license here One Day from PVS-Studio User Support
Conference Organizing with Phil Nash, Adi Shavit and Fred Tingaud
Rob and Jason are joined by Phil Nash, Adi Shavit and Fred Tingaud. They talk with the three meetup and conference organizers about their motivations for launching new C++ conferences last year and discuss some of the work involved in doing so.
News CppCon 2019: Saar Raz "How to Implement Your First Compiler Feature: The Story of Concepts in Clang" The New ConanCenter Improves Search and Discovery C++ Inliner Improvements: The Zipliner Meeting C++ Community Survey Links C++ on Sea Core C++ Conference CPPP 2020 Sponsors Write the hashtag #cppcast when requesting the license here One Day from PVS-Studio User Support
Clang Hacking with Saar Raz
Rob and Jason are joined by Saar Raz. They first discuss blog posts covering a new project management tool for C++ and another about improving Clang support for large integer arrays. Then they talk to Saar Raz about his work to add Concepts support to the Clang compiler.
Saar Raz is a tech and C++ enthusiast from Israel, Saar programs in C++ mostly in his free time. In late 2017, he volunteered to implement C++20 Concepts in the Clang compiler, and has been working on that since, now in the process of merging the work into mainline clang.
Other than C++ and tech, Saar also likes graphic design and playing video games.
News A new decade a new tool Waiting for std::embed: Very large arrays in clang C++ Move Semantics Core C++: May 26-27, 2020 Links Clang Concepts Repo Compiler Explorer with Clang Concepts Hack && Tell Boston CppCon 2019: Saar Raz "C++20 Concepts: A Day in the Life" CppCon 2019: Saar Raz "How to Implement Your First Compiler Feature: The Story of Concepts in Clang" Sponsors Backtrace Software Crash Management for Embedded Devices and IOT Projects Announcing Visual Studio Extension - Integrated Crash Reporting in 5 Minutes
C++ 2020 News
Rob and Jason discuss C++ news and the new year after the Holiday season.
News The Merger of MISRA C++ and AUTOSAR C++ Python Interpreter in GNU Debugger Holiday fun with template and template Tabulate Meeting C++ 2019 Talks Using std::cpp call for papers C++ Russia call for proposals C++Now call for proposals Core Hard call for proposals Qt World Summit call CPPP all for papers C++Weekly ep 200, Christmas Class 2019 Links @robwirving @lefticus Sponsors Backtrace Software Crash Management for Embedded Devices and IOT Projects Announcing Visual Studio Extension - Integrated Crash Reporting in 5 Minutes
OpenVDB with Ken Museth
Rob and Jason are joined by Ken Museth the CEO of Voxel Tech. They first discuss a blog post about std::embed and the new version of Qt that was just released. Then they talk to Ken Museth about OpenVDB a C++ library for working with volumetric data used in Visual Effects, Scientific Simulations and more.
Ken Museth is CEO and co-founder of Voxel Tech which contracts to tech companies primarily in the movie and aerospace industries. Ken currently does contract work for SpaceX and Weta Digital. Previously he was director of R&D and Senior Principal Engineer at Dreamworks Animation. He was also a professor in computer graphics at Linkoping University and a visiting faculty member and research scientist at Caltech. He worked on trajectory design for the Genesis space mission at NASA's JPL and in 2015 received an Academy Award for the development of OpenVDB.
News Going Full Circle on Embed in C++ Qt 5.14 released C++Now 2020 Accepting Student/Volunteer Applications Links OpenVDB OpenVDB's GitHub Repository 2014 Sci-Tech Awards: Ken Museth, Peter Cucka and Mihai Aldén Sponsors Write the hashtag #cppcast when requesting the license here One Day from PVS-Studio User Support
Difficult Bugs with Satabdi Das
Rob and Jason are joined by Satabdi Das. They first discuss a new Visual Studio update and an article written by Bjarne Stroustrup. Then Satabdi talks about debugging and why it's beneficial to write or give conference talks on difficult to fix bugs, she also talks about her work on a hardware emulator and static analyzers.
Satabdi has over 10 years of experience in C++. Currently she is working on a cloud based high performance file system in AWS. She has previously worked on an emulator, parser and static analyzer. She is also one of the co-founders of Boston Hack && Tell, a fun meetup for programmers to showcase their work. Long back she contributed to Gnome as an Outreachy intern. And not so long back she spent three months at Recurse Center learning assembly, debugger internals and distributed systems.
News Visual Studio 2019 16.4.0 Released How can you be so certain? Bjarne Stroustrup Indicators: Activity Indicators for Modern C++ Links CppCon 2019: Satabdi Das "A Series of Unfortunate Bugs" How to debug long running programs Hack && Tell Boston The Recurse Center Sponsors Write the hashtag #cppcast when requesting the license here One Day from PVS-Studio User Support