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I'm a junior level C++ developer in Chicago.


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awarded  Popular Question
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comment Confusion over a hacker-howto article
You should also choose a project that is actually possible at your current skill level.
Mar
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comment is down-casting always bad?
Well, const_cast exists in C++. And I don't think it is ever a good idea to cast constness away from an object.
Mar
11
comment is down-casting always bad?
Doesn't this design violate LSP in that you would need to add methods to GeneralObject each time a new derived object is created?
Mar
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accepted is down-casting always bad?
Mar
11
comment is down-casting always bad?
The different services execute as separate processes in the OS. They are all part of the same application.
Mar
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asked is down-casting always bad?
Feb
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revised Is there anything special to consider when writing my own exception class in C++?
realized I should make member methods virtual
Feb
15
asked Is there anything special to consider when writing my own exception class in C++?
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awarded  Autobiographer
Jan
11
comment I've had 7 jobs in 16 years. Is that OK?
@user78278: I might recommend reading Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi.
Jan
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accepted How should I represent an enumerated type in a relational database?
Jan
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awarded  Editor
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revised How should I represent an enumerated type in a relational database?
added 93 characters in body
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asked How should I represent an enumerated type in a relational database?
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awarded  Student
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awarded  Scholar
Nov
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accepted Should I use C style in C++?
Nov
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asked Should I use C style in C++?
Oct
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answered How do you dive into large code bases?