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Overloading Operators

  • Ray Lischner
Chapter

Abstract

This Exploration continues the study of writing custom types. An important aspect of making a custom type behave seamlessly with built-in types is ensuring that the custom types support all the expected operators—arithmetic types must support arithmetic operators, readable and writable types must support I/O operators, and so on. Fortunately, C++ lets you overload operators in much the same manner as overloading functions.

Keywords

Rational Number Rational Object Custom Type Custom Operator Arithmetic Operator 
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© Ray Lischner 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ray Lischner
    • 1
  1. 1.MDUS

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