SecretSoftware wrote:Why does C++ even exist? Why does MS keeps maintaining such a language that caused so many buffer overflows, and generally was not as secure as C# or Vb.NET.
Try writing a device driver some time, or say, a video game.
Yes, us C++ devs should just shut up and get to the back of the bus (and keep using VC6, who needs updates! I mean, improving standards compliance and new features are so confusing to us poor old C++ developers. We're dinosaurs, I swear, if it wasn't for C++ I'd still be doing COBOL...)