This blog contains information about my book Imperfect C++, additional information about imperfections that are discussed in the book, and new imperfections that have been highlighted since the book's publication.
Tuesday, November 17, 2009
New Recommendation in Reprint: use of parent_class_type member typedef
A new recommendation has been added, in section 18.5.1 (on page 302):
Recommendation: Use parent_class_type for maintenance robustness.
The section discusses the utility of member types, and in particular why it is useful to have a member typedef for the (primary) parent type.
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