MFC serialization and files version management in Multiple Document Interfaces applications (MDI)
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The STL Serialization Library can serialize and load STL objects from a file. The serialization-file format can be customised as needed.
Tom Archer introduces a step-by-step technique for versioning your serialized files so that your application can handle current and older file formats, as well as properly deal with situations where the application is older than the file format being read.
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