There are 13 rules in the C++ Core Guidelines for smart pointers! Half of them deal with owner semantics and the other half deal with how should you pass a shared pointer to a function.
We'll talk about various caveats, traps and pitfalls and best practices. We'll also talk about the effort of deprecating raw pointers and even rumours of what might be to come.
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Ervin is a freelancer and contractor who is doing research and development of an embedded distributed search and classification engine. Before starting research and development, Ervin has helped tier one banks, asset management companies and startups to design and develop various applications and systems related to cyber security, search engines, front end trading or big data related systems as well as feature extraction and object recognition in images and videos. Ervin enjoys his family, movies and music in his free time.