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C++ MongoDB

Building MongoDB C++ driver with Mingw64

This post is a summary of the steps needed to build the MongoDB C++ driver with Mingw64.

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C++ Code Qt

Why I’ve moved to Qt

It is cute (some pronounce Qt like so), portable, efficient, incredibly powerful and it is written in standards compliant C++. That is why I’m using Qt, in a nutshell.

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C++ Code

A lightweight alternative to stringstream

I’ve recently been tasked with writing a web application and http server for an embedded (ARM) environment.  My main constraint was keeping the code space small.

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C++ MongoDB

MongoDB Connection Pool in C++

I’ve found that there are only a few examples showing how to use MongoDB’s C++ client driver with a connection pool. Now for most applications a pool won’t be necessary, but in my case I needed to have multiple concurrent connections to a MongoDB server.

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C++ Code

Simple C++ Logger

I have had the need for a simple logger for my C++ programs for a long time. About a year ago I decided to write my own.