Cheatsheet for the C++ core guidelines (philosophy)

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  • cpp-core-guidelines-cheatsheet

    Cheatsheet for the C++ core guidelines, including a set of tried-and-true guidelines, rules, and best practices about coding in C++.

    I created a pull request with a WIP markdown version of it. Hopefully it won't be too difficult to copy all of that over in a somewhat understandable format.

  • GSL

    Guidelines Support Library

    I like that they reference the GSL: Guidelines Support Library (e.g.,, which is a great thing and not that well known among programmers.

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  • units

    A compile-time enabled Modern C++ library that provides compile-time dimensional analysis and unit/quantity manipulation. (by mpusz)

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