December 1, 1999

Create a Link to the Previous Page Using ASP

With pages that are generated dynamically, you can’t provide a hardcoded link back to the previous page. However, ASP often provides you with the name of the page that contained

Debugging Macros

Question: In our project we are using many long macros. How we can debug them (setting breakpoints, etc.)? Is there any solution for that in Visual C++ 6.0? Answer: Unfortunately,

Memory Stack vs. Free Store

Question: When using C++, is it better to use stack or free store memory for data objects of medium to large size? I have multiplatform concerns on the answer. The

Initializing a Const Member

Question: I’m trying to initialize a const declared in a class. How do I do this? This example fails: class MyClass {private: const int A;}MyClass::MyClass () { A = 1;}

Templates and Nested Classes

Question: What is the C++ syntax for defining a function that belongs to a nested class that is contained within a template class? For example: template class A{ protected: //

STL and User-Defined Classes

Question: I’m new to the Standard Template Library. How do I incorporate a user-defined class into a hash_map? What functions do I need to overload? I get compiler errors when