Why is Microsoft repeatedly and deliberately breaking up with it’s own successes?
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[May 11th, 2006]
Recently I was thinking what should be my first code contribution to the WTL project? And here it is: an seemingly simple COM initialization mechanism.
Why “seemingly simple” ? Because it is done with the healthy dose of using the C++ anonymous namespace, in order to make it (completely) transparent, but still (very) effective solution.
I do particularly like these ‘invisible’ C++ constructs actually doing a useful job. Enough of theory, here is the practice (aka “the code”) :