The often known as likely and unlikely macros help the compiler know whether an if is usually going to be entered or skipped. Using it results in some (rather minor) performance improvements. I ...
Wikipedia's definition of software rot focuses on the performance of the software. This is a different usage than I am used to; I had thought of it much more in terms of the cleanliness and design of ...
I am probably not the only one that feel that way. But I have what I tend to call "The syndrome of the perfect programmer" which many might say is the same as being perfectionist but in this case it's ...
How to apply OOP, SOLID principles and Design Patterns in a library which does parallel processing without the caller's knowledge?
I want to explore the contentions between the two hot topics: Clean code vs. Good performance. (In progress ... please post comments to help me flush out the details of this question. Thanks.) ...