Sizeof of derived class with virtual constructor

During job interview, I’ve been overwhelmed by this question: bool Res – what it shows to us? template <class T> class R { class A: public T { virtual ~A(){} }; public: static const bool Res = sizeof(A) == sizeof(T); }; During my investigation – I’ve always had sizeof(T) == 1, while sizeof(A) varies. Explanation will be very appreciated. …
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Mouse click sending me message multiple times in c++

This is my code:- DWORD WINAPI ThreadMouse(void* data){ while (1){ //Check the mouse left button is pressed or not if ((GetKeyState(VK_LBUTTON) & 0x8000) != 0) { MessageBox(NULL, L”Left Clicked”, L””, NULL); break; } //Check the mouse right button is pressed or not if ((GetKeyState(VK_RBUTTON) & 0x100) != 0) { MessageBox(NULL, L”Right Clicked”, L””, NULL); break; } } return 0; }…
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Why does Local variables that are not explicitly initialized are automatically initialized to zeroes [on hold]

It is defined in many places that local variables that are not explicitly initialized are left uninitialized and have an undetermined value. But I tried to check this on different compilers and machines and in all of them they are automatically initialized to zero. Why? I mean, aren’t they supposed to be uninitialized and have undetermined values? Is it a…
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Xcode not reading ~/.lldbinit

Xcode 6.4 does not stop on breakpoints in files that are #included in the main.cpp file. This is a C++ “command line tool” created in Xcode new project wizard. To fix this I’ve tried what’s suggested in the SO threads here, here and here. That is, I’ve added a ~/.lldbinit file with settings set target.inline-breakpoint-strategy always, I’ve created another one…
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Multi-monitor aware application: disable windows automatic monitor configuration

OS: Windows 8 Hi all, my application works using a specific hardware involving a main monitor (that is always the same) and an HDMI port that can be used to add a secondary monitor. I need to manually configure the monitors configuration. For example I don’t want to change the main monitor resolution allowing the clone mode only if the…
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How to create configuration for only one project in solution

I have a Visual Studio c++ solution that contains multiple projects: MainLib (lib that uses other libs) Lib1 Lib2 … I have standard configurations: ‘Release’ and ‘Debug’. Now I created new configuration ‘Test’ and I want this configuration to be used in MainLib (for unit tests only). Is it possible to use ‘Debug’ configuration in Lib1,Lib2… when ‘Test’ is active…
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why Android NDK log.h __android_log_print linker error

I tried to use __android_log_print. But I getting linking error. I used makefile Android.mk :- LOCAL_PATH := $(call my-dir) include $(CLEAR_VARS) LOCAL_SRC_FILES := com_test_JniTest.cpp LOCAL_MODULE := com_test_JniTest LOCAL_LDLIBS += -llog include $(BUILD_SHARED_LIBRARY) I get error as :- /Users/abc/AndroidStudioProjects/Test/app/src/main/jni/com_test_JniTest.cpp Error:(29) undefined reference to `__android_log_print’ So how to link and use __android_log_print ? Source: c++

Why does cin.getline() not work (C++)? [duplicate]

This question already has an answer here: Using getline(cin, s) after cin 6 answers #include <iostream> using namespace std; int main(int argc, char** argv) { char text[200]; int input; cin>>input; if (input == 1) { cin.getline(text, 200); cout<<text<<“n”; } else if(input == 0) { cout <<“You entered a 0”; } return 0; } I am trying to make a small…
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Convert unsigned int formatted in HEX to string

I am developing a hmac-sha1 class for my exam. I’ve a problem when I have to apply sha-1 two times as described in https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hash-based_message_authentication_code. When I apply sha1 to a string, it returns me a unsigned int [5] with the hash calculated. I want to convert unsigned int [5] into a char [40] with the hash. For example unsigned int…
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Bytes to signed short

I get two bytes, for example 0xFE and 0x70, it should represent the value of -400. How could I convert those bytes to signed short? Is it even possible? Source: c++