c-style string vs. c++-style strings

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    c-style string vs. c++-style strings

    Hy there,

    I'm reading about strings right now and the book I'm using only covers c-style string. It does mention c++-style strings, but it doesn't go into it. Allthough c-style strings seem to be ok, I would like to know more about c++-style strings.

    My question: Does anybody know good resources/tutorials on c++-style strings, so I can get into that aswell?

    Thanks,

    Mbrio

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    The problem with the term string is that everyone defines it differently. The term c_style string is frequently used to indicate a naked null terminated string. I presume the term c++ style string is used by your author as the string class located in the standard template library, but I can't say for sure. There are many sources for information about STL and the classes contained therein.

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    Free the weed!! Class B to class C is not good enough!!
    And the FAQ is here :- http://faq.cprogramming.com/cgi-bin/smartfaq.cgi

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