COM STL Bridge (CSB) Homepage

A free, primarily template based library, the COM STL Bridge (CSB) is available for immediate download from:

http://ourworld.compuserve.com/homepages/ray_brown.

A sample is included that demonstrates how to combine the power of COM and C++'s STL to sort a collection with a single line of code, across different machines if desired. If you've ever looked for a solution for wrapping your C++ containers and iterators with COM interfaces in an effortless fashion, then CSB is your answer.

Feature summary:

  • COM wrappers for STL containers and iterators.
  • IPersistStream support for STL containers.
  • VARIANT-style and type safe interfaces.
  • VB-callable _NewEnum method.
  • Choice of apartment and free threaded objects.
  • STL compliant adapters for COM enumerators and collections.
  • Choice of caching policies to configure interaction between STL iterator adapter and COM enumerator eliminates apartment/network round trips when appropriate.
  • Portable to various COM platforms (Unix, etc.).
  • Full and automatic support for ISupportErrorInfo.
  • Segmented error architecture permits easy pass-through of error result codes.
  • C++ exception support, integrated with ISupportErrorInfo.
  • Free: $0 development license, $0 run-time royalties.



Comments

  • Anybody know of an up-to-date URL?

    Posted by Legacy on 07/17/2003 12:00am

    Originally posted by: Michael

    This page appears to be gone ...

    Reply
  • Invalid link

    Posted by Legacy on 07/21/2002 12:00am

    Originally posted by: Kanth

    The source code link is not valid. Is there any new link?

    Reply
  • CSB

    Posted by Legacy on 03/10/1999 12:00am

    Originally posted by: Dan Arnold

    The source code link is not not valid.
    Is there a new link?

    Reply
Leave a Comment
  • Your email address will not be published. All fields are required.

Top White Papers and Webcasts

  • Packaged application development teams frequently operate with limited testing environments due to time and labor constraints. By virtualizing the entire application stack, packaged application development teams can deliver business results faster, at higher quality, and with lower risk.

  • Live Event Date: September 10, 2014 @ 11:00 a.m. ET / 8:00 a.m. PT Modern mobile applications connect systems-of-engagement (mobile apps) with systems-of-record (traditional IT) to deliver new and innovative business value. But the lifecycle for development of mobile apps is also new and different. Emerging trends in mobile development call for faster delivery of incremental features, coupled with feedback from the users of the app "in the wild". This loop of continuous delivery and continuous feedback is …

Most Popular Programming Stories

More for Developers

Latest Developer Headlines

RSS Feeds