The C++ Compiler

1 · Christian Cleberg · Nov. 28, 2018, midnight
A Brief Introduction C++ is a general-purpose programming language with object-oriented, generic, and functional features in addition to facilities for low-level memory manipulation. The source code, shown in the snippet below, must be compiled before it can be executed. There are many steps and intricacies to the compilation process and this post was a personal exercise to learn and remember as much information as I can. #include <iostream> int main() { std::cout << "Hello, world!\n"; } C...