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C++ program compiles fine, but I get a number of odd errors at runtime [closed]

So I've got a little experience in java, and recently I thought it would be nice to branch into c++. I've done a little programming in it, but I still know very little about the language. Recently, I ...
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Why are C++ template error messages so horrific?

C++ templates are notorious for generating long, unreadable error messages. I have a general idea of why template error messages in C++ are so bad. Essentially, the problem is that the error isn't ...
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Do you read C or C++ compile errors after the first one?

I never understood why C and C++ compilers try to recover from errors and continue parsing. Almost always, the first error generates a stream of bogus errors that will disappear as soon as the first ...