The joys and trials of writing cross-platform C++ code - let tools help!

Dies ist ein vergangenes Event

130 Personen haben teilgenommen

Bild des Veranstaltungsortes

Details

This month we have the great pleasure to welcome Marc Goodner to our user group. Marc is a Program Manager on the C++ team at Microsoft. In that role he is has helped bring C++ support for remote Linux machines, local cross compiling for microcontrollers, and Azure Sphere support to Visual Studio. He regularly writes for the C++ team blog and speaks at conferences.

Abstract: Writing high-quality error-free C++ code is a challenging task, let alone when having to juggle multiple platforms at the same time! In this session we will be exploring the many challenges in cross-platform C++ development and how tools can help. What options do I have if my production environment is different than my dev-box? Can I be as productive when working with remote Linux machines? How can I efficiently build and debug CMake projects and how can I acquire open-source libraries? Come see what Visual Studio 2019, Visual Studio Code, CMake, WSL, Vcpkg and more have to offer to make your C++ development much easier in this demo-heavy talk.

Schedule:
19:00 — Official welcome with pizza
19:30 — Welcome by MVTech
19:45 — Lightning talk
20:00 — Main talk by Marc Goodner
21:15 — Open Discussions
22:00 — Official end