Bjarne Stroustrup announces C++ Core Guidelines

This morning in his opening keynote at CppCon, Bjarne Stroustrup announced the C++ Core Guidelines (, the start of a new open source project on GitHub to build modern authoritative guidelines for writing C++ code.

The guidelines are designed to be modern, machine-enforceable wherever possible, and open to contributions and forking so that organizations can easily incorporate them into their own corporate coding guidelines.

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In addition you might find very useful to read Bjarne Stroustrup’s C++ Style and Technique FAQ [Updated Modified February 13, 2016]