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Reference Counting

Date written:Oct 1998
Authors:Herb Sutter
Resource type:article
Links:[html] part 1
[html] part 2
[html] part 3


This three part article discusses reference counted strings, how they are implemented and what advantages/disadvantages they have. The last part is especially surprising where the performances of various implementations are compared.

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