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Enhancing my C++ skills

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I will start work soon( in about a month ), so I am hoping to increase my C++ skills. Any suggesting on free online reads? I know about parashit and gotw but any others? Thanks.

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Stop reading and practice.


Funny, I thought you would have had a different recommendation... ;)


He is right though, you learn very little if you don't start "doing".

Otherwise, your post is exceedingly vague. C++ and programming in general are exceedingly broad categories and we have no indication of you current skill level, rendering any other recommendation pretty much impossible.

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Unless your work will be in compiler, database or web browser design or HPC (where C is still better option), the C++ skills will involve implementing design patterns and interfacing with third-party APIs, most often via XML.

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[quote name='Telastyn' timestamp='1324251283' post='4895122']
Stop reading and practice.


Funny, I thought you would have had a different recommendation... ;)

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Different situations require different recommendations. Blind zealotry aids nobody.

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